Repository: Ralph M. Freeman Memorial Library
Title: Conversations with Judge Horace W. Gilmore
Interviewee: Gilmore, Horace W.
Description: Transcript of interviews with federal Judge Horace W. Gilmore, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. Discusses: personal background; education; Circleville, OH; journalism; Office of Price Stabilization; Democratic Party; Michigan Democrat (newspaper); Mennen "Soapy" Williams; Hicks Griffiths; Martha Griffiths; Neil Staebler; Blair Moody; United States Attorney's Office; State Board of Tax Appeals; Michigan Attorney General; Wayne County Circuit Court; judicial elections; Wade McCree; Republic of New Africa; Judicial Tenure Commission; Detroit Recorder's Court; jury selection; Detroit Public Schools; psychosurgery; child support payments; sentencing guidelines; writing; teaching; United States Census Bureau; Ferndale Public Schools; busing; bankruptcy court; Detroit Fire Department; Evan Callahan; Frank Battisti; Detroit Police Officers Association; affirmative action; civil rights movement; legal education; National Judicial College; National Center for State Courts; Institute for Court Management; Federal Judicial Center.
Classification: Law
Institutions -- Ralph M. Freeman Memorial Library
Coverage: 1918 - 1993
Resource Type: Text
Language: English
Permissions & Copyright: Historical Society, Eastern District of Michigan
Access Rights: Access and reproduction by permission of the Historical Society.
Date Recorded: 1993
Release Flag: OK for Viewing
Transcript Format: Analog
Interviewer: Mason, Philip P.
Oral History ID: MIED 0015
Date Of Record Creation: 2007-10-25 13:48:38 (W3C-DTF)
Date Of Record Release: 2007-10-30 10:45:55
Date Record Checked: 2007-10-16 (W3C-DTF)
Repository address: 231 W. Lafayette Blvd., Room 436
Date Last Modified: 2007-10-30 14:23:41 (W3C-DTF)
Repository city: Detroit
Repository state: Michigan
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Contact Name: Librarian
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