Edward Fox, Portland, ca. 1880

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Edward Fox, Portland, ca. 1880

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Edward Fox (1815-1881) was the fourth federal judge in the United States District Court for the District of Maine. He was nominated to the court by President Andrew Johnson on May 28, 1866 to fill the seat vacated by Ashur Ware and served on the court through December 14, 1881.

Fox had been an associate justice from 1862-1863 of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.

He graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Law School.

Fox also had served as solicitor for the City of Portland.

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  • Title: Edward Fox, Portland, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 4033, Box 5
  • Collection: Cabinet card photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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