Warren, Earl (03/19/1891-07/09/1974)

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  • Occupation: Attorney; state attorney general; governor of California; Chief Justice of the United States
  • Number of Terms: 1
  • Committees/Roles: Ex-officio as chief justice of the United States. Elected Chancellor 01/15/1954


  • Warren, Earl 1891-1974
  • Board of Regents
  • Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents
  • Chief Justice of the United States
  • United States Supreme Court


Smithsonian Board of Regents

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Images of this Regent can be found in the following repositories: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; California Department of General Services; The Supreme Court of the United States; US Supreme Court Historical Society; National Gallery of Art; Des Moines Art Center

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Chief Justice


American National Biography. 24 volumes. Edited by John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999; Dictionary of American Biography. Supplement 9. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons; Toronto: Maxwell Macmillan Canada, 1994; Who Was Who in America. Volume 6, 1974-1976. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1976; The Smithsonian Torch, no. 14 (new series), May 1965, p. 2.

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Regent Tenure: 09/05/1953-06/23/1969


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