John Cleary

Description: Biographical sketch of John Cleary, a prominent lawyer of Kansas City and state legislator starting in 1898, gaining "fame as defense counsel for Dr. B. Clark Hyde in the the noted Hyde-Swope case, which was in the courts for seven years and in which his associate counsel was the gifted Frank P. Walsh."
Date: 1935
Volume: 2
Location: MVSC Q 329.3 J14
Collection: Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present
Illustrations: Yes
Pages: 696-697
Item Type: Book


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