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lawyer , association official

Harvey Broome, American lawyer, association official. member of law firm Kramer, Dye, McNabb & Greenwood, Knoxville, 1949-1958; Member Izaak Walton League, National Parks Association, East Tennessee History Society, Bar Association Tennessee, Tennessee Outdoor Writers Association (honorary life.

Background

Broome, Harvey was born on July 15, 1902 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Son of George William and Adeline (Smith) Broome.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Tennessee, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1926.

Career

Student secretary Young Men’s Christian Association at Wayne U., Detroit, 1929-1930. Admitted to Tennessee bar, 1925. Law clerk Judge Xen Hicks, United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, 1930-1949.

Member of law firm Kramer, Dye, McNabb & Greenwood, Knoxville, 1949-1958. Law clerk United States District Judge, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1958-1968. President The Wilderness Society.

Trustee Robert Marshall Wilderness Fund.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Harvey Broome: Earth Man, Some Miscellaneous Writings, 1970. Faces of the Wilderness, 1972.

Membership

Member of law firm Kramer, Dye, McNabb & Greenwood, Knoxville, 1949-1958. Member Izaak Walton League, National Parks Association, East Tennessee History Society, Bar Association Tennessee, Tennessee Outdoor Writers Association (honorary life. Clubs: Smoky Mountains Hiking.

Connections

Married Anne Pursel, June 29, 1937.

father:
George William Broome

mother:
Adeline (Smith) Broome

spouse:
Anne Pursel