While at the SEC, William O. Douglas became a friend and adviser of President Franklin Roosevelt, who later nominated him for the Supreme Court. At 40 years of age, Douglas became the second youngest Supreme Court justice in U.S. history. Known for his defense of civil liberties, Douglas rejected government limitations on free speech, and he was an outspoken defender of an unfettered press.

While at the SEC, William O. Douglas became a friend and adviser of President Franklin Roosevelt, who later nominated him for the Supreme Court. At 40 years of age, Douglas became the second youngest Supreme Court justice in U.S. history. Known for his defense of civil liberties, Douglas rejected government limitations on free speech, and he was an outspoken defender of an unfettered press.

William O Douglas, supreme court justice from1939-1975, remembers his father saying on his deathbed, "If I die it will be glory, if I live it will be grace."

The Faith of Our Fathers

William O Douglas, supreme court justice from1939-1975, remembers his father saying on his deathbed, "If I die it will be glory, if I live it will be grace."

What's My Line? - Justice William O Douglas; Mary Healy; Peter Lind Hayes [panel] (May 6, 1956) - YouTube

What's My Line? - Justice William O Douglas; Mary Healy; Peter Lind Hayes [panel] (May 6, 1956) - YouTube

William O. Douglas Quotes About Anniversary - 3314

William O. Douglas Quotes About Anniversary - 3314

Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg - Cold War Spy. Convicted and executed with her husband Julius for providing American Atomic secrets to the Soviet Union. On June 17th, 1953, Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas temporarily stayed the execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, originally set for the next day, the couple's 14th wedding anniversary. (They were put to death June 19.)

Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg - Cold War Spy. Convicted and executed with her husband Julius for providing American Atomic secrets to the Soviet Union. On June 17th, 1953, Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas temporarily stayed the execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, originally set for the next day, the couple's 14th wedding anniversary. (They were put to death June 19.)

Barbra Streisand Bill Clinton Photos: Public Counsel's William O. Douglas Dinner - Inside

Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton Photos Photos: Public Counsel's William O. Douglas Dinner - Inside

Barbra Streisand Bill Clinton Photos: Public Counsel's William O. Douglas Dinner - Inside

Jack Rottier (1910-1988) was a photographer for the National Capital Region of the National Park Service from the early 1960s until he retired in 1975. He moved to the Washington area about 1950 as a photographer for the American Forest Products Industries. He later joined the commerce Department where he photographed trade fairs overseas, and then the Bureau of Land Management in the Interior Department, where he worked until transferring to the Park Service. Throughout his life he was an…

Jack Rottier (1910-1988) was a photographer for the National Capital Region of the National Park Service from the early 1960s until he retired in 1975. He moved to the Washington area about 1950 as a photographer for the American Forest Products Industries. He later joined the commerce Department where he photographed trade fairs overseas, and then the Bureau of Land Management in the Interior Department, where he worked until transferring to the Park Service. Throughout his life he was an…

Centennial Hike of the Week:  Twin Sisters Lakes.  This fairly easy hike to two beautiful lakes in the heart of the William O Douglas Wilderness is perfect for adventurers young and old alike

Centennial Hike of the Week: Twin Sisters Lakes. This fairly easy hike to two beautiful lakes in the heart of the William O Douglas Wilderness is perfect for adventurers young and old alike

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