Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
U.S. Army lieutenant, 20th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment, 1861-1864
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1867-1882
Instructor in constitutional law, Harvard College, 1870-1871
Editor, American Law Review, 1870-1873
Lecturer on common law, Lowell Institute, 1880
Weld professor of law, Harvard Law School, 1882
Justice, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1882-1902; chief justice, 1899-1902
President issued recess appointment to Supreme Court of the United States, August 11, 1902, and subsequently cancelled appointment
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Allotment as Circuit Justice:
First Circuit, December 8, 1902-January 12, 1932