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Morrison R. Waite photograph
Description: Morrison R. Waite (1816-1888) left his home state of Connecticut to practice law in northwestern Ohio. Waite ran twice unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate and spent one term in the state legislature. Waite later declined a seat on the Ohio Supreme Court. He served as Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1874-88. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03903
Subjects: Judges; Lawyers; Ohio History--State and Local Government--Law
Places: Toledo (Ohio); Lucas County (Ohio)