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Law librarian

William Lawrence Keitt, American law librarian. Member American Bar Association, American Association Law Libraries, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Keitt, William Lawrence was born on October 11, 1905 in Hubbard, Texas, United States. Son of William Edward and Ernestine (Shelton) Keitt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Texas, 1926. Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1931. Scientiae Juridicae Doctor, Harvard, 1934.

Career

Instructor Staunton (Virginia) Military Academy, 1927-1928. Assistant, assistant-in-charge law library in capitol Library Congress, Washington, 1928-1931. Law librarian and general counsel, Library of Congress, Washington, 1949-1963, retired.

Research fellow at Harvard Law School, 1931-1934. Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1931, New York bar, 1942. Attorney United States Department of Agriculture, 1934-1937.

Legal department National Dairy Products Corporation, New York City, 1937-1943. Associate law firm Cummings, Stanley, Truitt & Cross, Washington, 1945-1948.

Politics

Every Christian should seek to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.

Views

Bible is the source of inspirational stories, gospels, letters, hymns, songs, prayers, and poetry that drives wisdom and creativity of all Christians over time and across the world.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, American Association Law Libraries, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

father:
William Edward Keitt

mother:
Ernestine (Shelton) Keitt