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Legal History: American Legal Education (BCLS)

History of Harvard Law School

Floorplan of the Treasure Room (now the Casperson Room), Langdell Hall, HLSL 1948

Plan of the Treasure Room (now the Casperson Room), Langdell Hall, 1948, olvwork432238

Many collections that illustrate life at the Harvard Law School, such as Law School records, student organization materials and student class notes are located in either the Harvard Law School Historical & Special Collections department or in the main Harvard University Archives.

For detailed information about what's available via these special collections and archives, please see the Harvard Law School research guide for this course