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Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). School of Law

 Organization

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

School of Law records

 Collection
Identifier: A044
Overview The Northeastern University School of Law is recognized for training attorneys to practice law in the public sector. Founded by the Boston Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) in 1898 as a series of evening courses, it was the first evening law program in Boston. In 1904, the program was incorporated as the Evening School of Law of the Boston YMCA with the power to grant the Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree. Its primary goal was to prepare students for the Massachusetts Bar Examination. Because...
Dates: 1960-2011

School of Law Student Council records

 Collection
Identifier: A046
Overview The School of Law (Evening Division) Student Council met for the first time in the spring of 1947 and continued meeting until 1953, when the School of Law closed.

Dates: 1947-1953

Wilbert A. Bishop, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: M151
Overview Wilbert A. Bishop, Jr. was born on May 27, 1906. He was raised in Lynn, Massachusetts and graduated from the Northeastern University School of Law in 1933. He later resided in Hinesville, Georgia, where he practiced law. Bishop died in September 1973 at age 67.

Dates: 1931-1933