Law: Special Topics

Welcome to my Law: Special Topics page. This is where I keep links to publications on special topics in the law, such as marriage, divorce, property law, and others. Use them to learn about the legal topics generally, or to find laws in place when the books were written. Enjoy!

Child Labor Child Labor Legislation. 1907. Google
Child Labor Child Labor Laws in All States, Vol. 1. 1912. Google
Child Labor Child Labor Legislation in the United States. 1915. Google
Child Labor Administration of Child Labor Laws, Part 1, Employment-Certificate System Connecticut. 1915. Google
Child Labor Administration of Child Labor Laws, Part 2, Employment-Certificate System New York. 1917. Google
Child Labor The Historical Development of Child-Labor Legislation in the United States. 1921. Google
Child Labor Legal Regulations of the Employment of Minors 16 Years of Age and Over. 1924. Google
Domestic Relations James Schouler. A Treatise on the Law of the Domestic Relations: Embracing Husband and Wife, Parent and Child, Guardian and Ward, Infancy, and Master and Servant. Fourth Edition. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1889. Google
Family Law Chester Garfield Vernier. American Family Laws, 1938 Supplement: A Comparative Study of the Family Law of the Forty-eight American States, Alaska, the District of Columbia, and Hawaii (to Jan. 1, 1938). California: Stanford University Press, 1938. [Preview.] Google
Husband and Wife, Dower Chester Garfield Vernier. American Family Laws, Volume III: A Comparative Study of the Family Law of the Forty-eight American States, Alaska, the District of Columbia, and Hawaii (to Jan. 1, 1935). California: Stanford University Press, 1935. [Preview.] Google
Illegitimacy Ernest Freund. Illegitimacy Laws of the United States and Certain Foreign Countries. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1919.  Google
Insane S. W. Hamilton, Roy Haber. Summaries of State Laws Relating to the Insane. New York: The National Committee for Mental Hygiene, Inc., 1917. Hathi Trust
Maritime Law Theophilus Parsons. A Treatise on Maritime Law: Including the Law of Shipping; the Law of Marine Insurance; and the Law and Practice of Admiralty. Vol. II. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1859. Google
Marriage, Divorce S. N. D. North, Bureau of the Census. Marriage and Divorce, 1867—1906. Part I. Summary, Laws, Foreign Statistics. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1909. Google
Marriage, Divorce Carroll Davidson Wright, Labor Department. A Report on Marriage and Divorce in the United States, 1867—1886: Including an Appendix Relating to Marriage and Divorce in Certain Countries in Europe. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1889. Google
Marriage, Divorce Hyacinthe Ringrose, ed. Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World. New York: The Musson-Draper Co., 1911. Google
Marriage, Divorce James Schouler, Arthur W. Blakemore. A Treatise on the Law of Marriage, Divorce, Separation and Domestic Relations. Volume III: Divorce Statutes of all the States in the United States, Alaska, District of Columbia, Hawaii and Porto Rico. Albany, NY: Matthew Bender & Co. inc., 1921. Google
Marriage Chester Garfield Vernier. American Family Laws, Volume I: A Comparative Study of the Family Law of the Forty-eight American States, Alaska, the District of Columbia, and Hawaii (to Jan. 1, 1935). California: Stanford University Press, 1935. [Preview.] Google
Divorce, Alimony, Separation Chester Garfield Vernier, Richard Anthony Frank. American Family Laws, Volume II: A Comparative Study of the Family Law of the Forty-eight American States, Alaska, the District of Columbia, and Hawaii (to Jan. 1, 1938). California: Stanford University Press, 1935. [Links links to 1938 supplement for divorce, not volume II.][Preview.] Google
Patents George Ticknor Curtis. A Treatise on the Law of Patents for Useful Inventions: As Enacted and Administered in the United States of America. Fourth Edition. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1873. Google
Parent and Child, Bastardy, Adoption Chester Garfield Vernier. American Family Laws, Volume IV: A Comparative Study of the Family Law of the Forty-eight American States, Alaska, the District of Columbia, and Hawaii (to Jan. 1, 1935). California: Stanford University Press, 1936. [Preview.] Google
Probate Twyman Osmand Abbott. A Treatise on Probate Law and Practice. In Three Volumes. Volume I. San Francisco: Bancroft-Whitney Co., 1904. [AZ, CA, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY] Google
Probate Twyman Osmand Abbott. A Treatise on Probate Law and Practice. In Three Volumes. Volume II. San Francisco: Bancroft-Whitney Co., 1904. [AZ, CA, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY] Google
Probate Twyman Osmand Abbott. A Treatise on Probate Law and Practice. In Three Volumes. Volume III. San Francisco: Bancroft-Whitney Co., 1904. [AZ, CA, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY] Google
Property Joseph James Darlington, Joshua Williams. A Treatise on the Law of Personal Property. Philadelphia: T. & J. W. Johnson & Co., 1891. Google
Property Frank Goodwin. A Treatise on the Law of Real Property. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1905. Google
Race Gilbert Thomas Stephenson. Race Distinctions in American Law. New York and London: D. Appleton & Co., 1910. Google
Veterans  Indices and Digests of State Laws Granting Rights, Benefits, and Privileges to Veterans, Their Dependents, and Their Organizations, Revised to January 1, 1950. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1950. Google
Veterans  Historical Development of Pensions for Veterans and Their Dependents, July 18, 1952. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1952. Google
Veterans Historical Development of Pensions for Veterans and Their Dependents, October 8, 1954. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1954. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws and Related Statistical Data Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans, Their Dependents, and Their Organizations, Revised to January 1, 1956. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1956. Google
Veterans Historical Development of Pensions for Veterans and Their Dependents, January 1, 1958. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1958. Google
Veterans Pension Laws. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1966. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to July 1, 1967. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1967. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to January 1, 1969. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1969. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to January 1, 1971. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1972. Google
Veterans Pension Laws. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1972. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to January 1, 1973. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1973. Hathi Trust
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to June 1, 1975. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1975. Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to December 31, 1978. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1979. Google
Veterans Pension Laws. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1981 Google
Veterans State Veterans’ Laws: Digests of State Laws Regarding Rights, Benefits, and Privileges of Veterans and Their Dependents, Revised to December 13, 1991. Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1992. Hathi Trust

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