Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  Tom C. Clark
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Brief profile :
Attorney General, 1945-1949
Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, 1949-1967
 
Personal Papers :  Tom C. Clark Papers
 
Oral History : Tom C. Clark
 
Online Photos: Clark photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1899 (September 23) Born in Dallas, Texas
1917-1918 Attended Virginia Military Institute
1921 B.A., University of Texas
1922 L.L.B., University of Texas
1922-1927 Associate, Law firm of Clark and Clark, Dallas
1927-1933 Civil District Attorney, Dallas County, Texas
1933-1937 Partner, Law firm of McGraw and Clark
1937 joined Department of Justice as Assistant Attorney General in charge of Anti-Trust Division
1945-1949 Attorney General of the United States
1949-1967 Associate Justice, United States Supreme Court
1968-1970 Director, Federal Judicial Center
1977 (June 13) Died, New York City, New York