Linton McGee Collins

Personal

Birthday: 
6/21/1902
Birthplace: 
Reidsville, GA
Date of Death: 
4/12/1972
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Teacher, Lanier High School, Macon, Georgia, 1922-1924
Teacher, Columbia [South Carolina] High School, 1924-1925
Private practice, Tampa, Florida, 1925-1926
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1926-1933
Professor, University of Miami, 1930-1932
Personnel director and division administrator, National Recovery Administration, 1933-1935
U.S. Department of Justice, 1935-1944; first assistant to the deputy attorney general, 1935; special assistant to the Attorney General of the United States, 1935-1944
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1944-1964

Education

Name of School: 
Mercer University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1921
Name of School - Second: 
Mercer University
Degree - Second: 
M.A.
Degree Year - Second: 
1922

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Court of Claims
Court Name: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
9/18/1964
Termination Date: 
4/12/1972
Termination Reason: 
Death
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