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U.S. Supreme Court Justices Selective Bibliography: The Civil War & Reconstruction 1861-1877

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Samuel Freeman Miller

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

July 16, 1862 - October 13, 1890

David Davis

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

October 17, 1862 - March 4, 1877

Stephen J. Field

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

March 10, 1863 - December 1, 1897

Salmon Portland Chase

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

December 6, 1864 - May 7, 1873

Joseph P. Bradley

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

March 21, 1870 - January 22, 1892

Morrison R. Waite

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

March 4, 1874 - March 23, 1888

John Marshall Harlan

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

November 29, 1877 - October 14, 1911