American jurist (1816-1899) who served on the Supreme Court from 1863 to 1897, the second longest tenure of any justice in history. LS signed “Stephen J. Field,” one page, 7.5 x 10, December 19, 1858. Letter to Gregory Yale, in full: "When may I expect a copy of your brief on the legislation of Congress in relation to Boards of Land Commission? You were kind enough to say, when you were here, that you would send me a copy. I am waiting for your brief in the Hutchinson & Burr case." In fine condition, with some light creasing. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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