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Finding Aid for the Ben Margolis Papers, 1941-1973
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Description
Ben Margolis (1910- ) helped draft the United Nations charter, the rule of law, and the conduct of the United States government in Viet-nam and the Dominican Republic (1965). The collection consists of government documents regarding Ben Margolis including material from the FBI, the Naval Investigation Service, the Department of the Treasury, CIA, Department of State, Department of Justice, and the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization.
Background
Margolis was born on April 23, 1910 in New York City, New York; attended Santa Barbara State College, 1926-28; AB, University of Southern California, 1929; LL.B, University of California, Hastings School of Law, 1933; admitted to California bar, 1933; did legal work for the CIO; associated with several law firms, including Gladstein, Grossman and Margolis (San Francisco, 1937-43) and Margolis, McTernan, Scope, Sacks & Epstein (Los Angeles), beginning in 1973; member, National Lawyers Guild; wrote, with others, The United Nations charter, the rule of law, and the conduct of the United States government in Viet-nam and the Dominican Republic (1965).
Extent
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.