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us: Lawson, John D. (John Davison), 1852-1921



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    • us: Lawson, John Davison, 1852-1921
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    • Lawson, John Davison, 1852-1921
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    • found: His The principles of the American law of contracts at law and in equity, 1893: title page (John D. Lawson, B.C.L., LL.D., Professor of Common Law in the University of the State of Missouri, and author of "Rights, remedies and practice," "The law of usages and customs," "Leading cases simplified," etc.)
    • found: His The law of expert and opinion evidence reduced to rules, 1982, c1882: t.p. (John D. Lawson)
    • found: Who was who in America, 1897-1942: (Lawson, John Davison; university dean; born, Hamilton, Canada, March 29, 1852; LL.B., Osgood Hall, 1875; practiced law in St. Louis, 1876-1885; editor, Central Law Journal, St. Louis, 1876-1881; judge Civil Court, 1886-1891; professor of contract and international law, 1891-1903 and dean of School of Law, 1903-1916 at University of Missouri; editor, American law review; asosciate editor, Journal of criminal law and criminology; director, St. Louis Law Library Association, 1881-1885; commissioner from Missouri on uniform state laws; president of Missouri Bar Association, 1904-1905, chairman of the executive committee, 1906-1909; special commission to the American Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology to investigate administration of criminal law in Great Britain, 1909-1910; address: Columbia, Mo.; died, Oct. 28, 1921)
    • found: LC in OCLC search, May 29, 2013: (heading: Lawson, John Davison, 1852-1921; usage: John D. Lawson)
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    • 1982-04-28: new
    • 2013-06-14: revised
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