In this program, lawyers will learn about the forgotten history and legacy of the only US Supreme Court Justice born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Stephanie Slater will make a presentation and sign books 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 23rd at the East Tennessee History Center. Here are two recent news articles about the event:
Edward Terry Sanford, born and raised in Knoxville, is one of only six Tennesseans to have served on the Supreme Court of the United States
In Edward Terry Sanford: A Tennessean on the U.S. Supreme Court, Stephanie Slater uncovers the life and work of Edward Terry Sanford (1865–1930)
A recent article by Stephanie L. Slater (’90), law clerk for Tennessee Court of Appeals Judge John McClarty, published in the United States Supreme Court Historical Society’s Journal of Supreme Court History, offers a rare look into the life of Justice Edward T. Sanford.