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Series 2
Case Files, 1959-2010
Boxes 19-122, AV1, OP1-4, BV1-14

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of files documenting legal cases handled by Howard Moore, Jr., from 1959 to 2010. Case files contain legal filings, notes, correspondence, photographs, and research/witness files. The first subseries includes material related to cases handled by Moore in the Southeast in the 1960s and 1970s. The second subseries includes material related to the trial of Angela Davis in California in the early 1970s, during which Moore served as lead counsel to Davis. The third subseries includes material related to cases handled by Moore in California’s Bay Area in the 1990s and 2000s.

Arrangement Note

Organized into three subseries: (2.1) Southeastern case files, 1959-1976; (2.2) Angela Davis trial files, 1896-1975 [bulk 1967-1975]; (2.3) Bay Area case files, 1994-2010.


Description of Subseries

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