Potter Stewart, January 28, 1976 Library of Congress, ID: 2002721286
Potter Stewart’s Supreme Court Nomination
January 17, 1959
Eisenhower formally nominated Potter Stewart for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Stewart served until 1981, offering strong opinions in noteworthy cases such as: Mapp v. Ohio (1961), Miranda v. Arizona (1966) and Roe v. Wade (1973).