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Chesterfield in Cheshire County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone

 
 
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By Mick Secord, December 11, 2011
1. Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone Marker
Inscription. Born October 11, 1872, in a modest cottage 1.7 miles southeast of here on Horseshoe Road, Stone graduated from Amherst College and Columbia Law School, returning to the latter as Dean, 1910-1924. Attorney General in President Coolidge’s Cabinet, he was appointed a Justice of the Supreme Court in 1924 and Chief Justice in 1941, serving until his death April 22, 1946. A teacher, lawyer, judge, and judicial craftsman of the highest order, he held the affection and respect of the lawyers of the nation.
 
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 095.)
 
Location. 42° 53.21′ N, 72° 28.253′ W. Marker is in Chesterfield, New Hampshire, in Cheshire County. Marker is on Local Route 63 0.1 miles north of Old Chesterfield Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located directly in front of the Chesterfield School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 504 Route 63, Chesterfield NH 03443, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Methodist Meeting Place In New Hampshire (approx. 1.1 miles away); Pierce Shops (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of First House in Chesterfield
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By Mick Secord, December 11, 2011
2. Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone Marker
(approx. 3½ miles away); Naulahka (approx. 4½ miles away in Vermont); Brattleboro Veterans Monument (approx. 4.9 miles away in Vermont); Brattleboro Civil War Monument (approx. 5 miles away in Vermont); The First Building of the Centre Congregational Church (approx. 5 miles away in Vermont); Estey Organ Company (approx. 5½ miles away in Vermont). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chesterfield.
 
More about this marker. Town offices are also located near marker.
 
Regarding Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone. A marker placed at the location of Stone's house is located at the very end of Horseshoe Road, location N42 52.381, W72 26.939.
 
Also see . . .  Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone - The Supreme Court Historical Society. (Submitted on December 15, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mick Secord, December 11, 2011
3. Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2011, by Mick Secord of West Chesterfield, New Hampshire. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on June 19, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Mick Secord of West Chesterfield, New Hampshire. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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