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Lawyer

Irwin Seymour Rhodes, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1924, Ohio 1925, District of Columbia 1978. Named honorary Kentucky colonel.

Background

Rhodes, Irwin Seymour was born on November 21, 1901 in Cincinnati. Son of Solomon and Lina (Silberberg) Rhodes.

Education

Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1921. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1924. Master of Arts, Xavier University, 1962.

Career

Private practice, Chicago, 1924-1929;private practice, Cincinnati, from 1929. Consultant judicial recordings General Superior vena cava syndrome Administration, 1969. Co-director Irwin S. and Elizabeth F. Rhodes Legal History Collection, U. Oklahoma.

Chairman of Commission for Preservation John Marshall Papers, 1953, member editorial board, 1958-1959,chairman special committee, 1957-1959.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1924, Ohio 1925, District of Columbia 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author-editor: The Papers of John Marshall, A Descriptive Calendar, 1969. Editor Public Utilities and Carrier Service, 1926-1929. Contributing editor Ohio Jurisprudence, 1933-1935.

      Contributor articles to legal journals.

Membership

Board fellows University Oklahoma, from 1970. Member American Bar Association (chairman communist tactics, strategy and objectives committee 1962), Federal Bar Association (national law observance committee), Cincinnati Bar Association (chairman committee for preservation legal history documents 1961), Cincinnati Law Library Association, Maryland History Society, Cincinnati History Society, Cosmos Club, National Lawyers Club (Washington), Harvard Business School Club, Cincinnati Club, Phi Beta Kappa (honorary).

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Frechtling, December 12, 1941. Children: Elana Rhodes Byrd, Irwin Lawrence.

father:
Solomon Rhodes

mother:
Lina (Silberberg) Rhodes

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Frechtling

child:
Elana Rhodes Byrd Rhodes

child:
Irwin Lawrence Rhodes