The collection documents Dr. Friedland’s research and writing of his book, "The Death of Old Man Rice", and includes rough working notes, manuscript drafts, subject files, and photocopies of the original trial manuscript.
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Permission to publish material from the Martin Friedland research materials must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.
Martin L. Friedland, a highly respected University of Toronto law professor, is the author of numerous periodical articles and books, including "The Death of Old Man Rice", a work of legal history that chronicles the murder of William Marsh Rice, the trial and subsequent appeals. "The Death of Old Man Rice" was published by New York University Press, c. 1994.
This collection documents Dr. Martin Friedland’s research and writing of his book, "The Death of Old Man Rice" (published 1994), and includes rough working notes, manuscript drafts, subject files, and photocopies of the original trial manuscript.
Gift of Dr. Martin L. Friedland, July 1995.
See also Early Rice Institute papers. Finding aid to the collection available at http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/university-archives/early-rice-institute-papers/.
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University 6100 Main St.
Martin L. Friedland research materials for “The Death of Old Man Rice”, MS 444, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. http://archives.library.rice.edu/repositories/2/resources/965 Accessed January 30, 2023.