Steel sculpture "The Sentinels of Justice" at the Charles Evans Whittaker U.S. Courthouse, Kansas City, Missouri Library of Congress, ID: highsm 11324
Charles Evans Whittaker’s Supreme Court Nomination
March 2, 1957
Eisenhower nominated Charles Evans Whittaker for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Whittaker became the first person to serve as a judge of a federal district court, a federal court of appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.