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U.S. Supreme Court Justices Selective Bibliography: The Great Depression & WWII 1929-1945

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Owen J. Roberts

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

May 20, 1930 - July 31, 1945

Benjamin N. Cardozo

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

March 2, 1932 - July 9, 1938

Hugo Lafayette Black

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

August 19, 1937 - September 17, 1971

Stanley Forman Reed

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

January 27, 1938 - February 25, 1957

Felix Frankfurter

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

January 20, 1939 - August 28, 1962

William Orville Douglas

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

April 15, 1939 – November 12, 1975

Frank Murphy

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

January 18, 1940 - July 19, 1949

James F. Byrnes

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

July 8, 1941 - October 3, 1942

Robert Houghwout Jackson

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

July 11, 1941 - October 9, 1954

Wiley B. Rutledge

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

February 11, 1943 - September 10, 1949

Harold Hitz Burton

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

September 22, 1945 - October 13, 1958