Notice to General Public and Reagan LIbrary Researchers on Closures

LIBRARY CLOSURE

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Notice to NARA Researchers and FOIA Requestors

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to guidance received from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), NARA has adjusted its normal operations to balance the need of completing its mission-critical work while also adhering to the recommended social distancing for the safety of our staff.  As a result of this re-prioritization of activities, you may experience a delay in receiving an initial acknowledgment as well as a substantive response to your reference or FOIA request or appeal.  We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and patience.  Read more on how NARA is addressing COVID-19 (coronavirus) https://www.archives.gov/coronavirus

RESEARCHERS: Please see a "Letter to Researchers" from the Archivist of the United States for a further update.

 


 

 

SUPREME COURT JUSTICES DURING REAGAN ADMINISTRATION 1981-1989


 

 

 

C3014-15, President Reagan and his Supreme Court Justice nominee Sandra Day O'Connor and William French Smith at the White House. 7/15/81

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Justice

Term

Appointing President

 

William J. Brennan, Jr.

 

October 16, 1956-July 20, 1990

 

Eisenhower

 

Potter Stewart

 

October 14, 1958-July 3, 1981

 

Eisenhower

 

Byron Raymond White

 

April 16, 1962-July 28, 1993

 

Kennedy

 

Thurgood Marshall

 

October 2, 1967-October 1, 1991

 

Johnson

 

Warren Earl Burger

 

June 23, 1969-September 26,1986

 

Nixon

 

Lewis F. Powell, Jr.

 

January 7, 1972-June 26, 1987

 

Nixon

 

William H. Rehnquist

 

January 7, 1972-September 3, 2005

 

Nixon

 

John Paul Stevens

 

December 19, 1975 - June 29, 2010

 

Reagan

 

Sandra Day O’Connor

 

September 25, 1981-January 31,2006

 

Reagan

 

Anthony M. Kennedy

 

February 18, 1988 -

 

Reagan

 


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