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Memorandum to Chairman Eccles

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles


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Description:
Regarding bank holding company legislation.

Date:
1945/03/19,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1945, Memorandum to Chairman Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/017_08_0002.pdf

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Date: 1945
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles


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Description:
Regarding bank holding company legislation.

Date:
1946/01/28,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1946, Memorandum to Chairman Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/017_08_0004.pdf

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Date: 1946
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles


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Description:
Regarding bank holding company legislation.

Date:
1946/04/18,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1946, Memorandum to Chairman Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/017_08_0006.pdf

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Date: 1946
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles


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Subject: Proposed bank holding company bill.

Date:
1947/01/28,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1947, Memorandum to Chairman Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/017_11_0001.pdf

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Date: 1947
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles

Memorandum to Chairman Eccles


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Advising Eccles contact George Washington, Acting Solicitor General at the Justice Department, regarding Peoples Bank v. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; includes handwritten notes.

Date:
1947/04/15,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1947, Memorandum to Chairman Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_04_0009.pdf

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Date: 1947
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Memorandum to Board of Governors

Memorandum to Board of Governors


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Analysis of the "Transamerica situation," including suggestions for resolution; handwritten notes indicate sections were read to Lee Wiggins; includes data on the deposits and assets of banks controlled by Transamerica.

Date:
1947/10/31,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1947, Memorandum to Board of Governors, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_04_0015.pdf

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Date: 1947
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Letter to Val [Va Lois Egbert]

Letter to Val [Va Lois Egbert]


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Letter from [J.] Leonard Townsend complimenting Eccles' testimony of July 29, 1948.

Date:
1948/07/30,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1948, Letter to Val [Va Lois Egbert], from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/068_11_0002.pdf

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Date: 1948
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

In the United States Circuit Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, no. 10,286, Consumers' Home Equipment Company and Avery B. Chereton, Appellants, v. the United States of America, Appellee: Brief for the Appellee

In the United States Circuit Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, no. 10,286, Consumers' Home Equipment Company and Avery B. Chereton, Appellants, v. the United States of America, Appellee: Brief for the Appellee


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Description:
Regarding Regulation W.

Date:
1948/xx/xx,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Lehr, John C., Norris, Francis X. and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1948, In the United States Circuit Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, no. 10,286, Consumers' Home Equipment Company and Avery B. Chereton, Appellants, v. the United States of America, Appellee: Brief for the Appellee, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/041_01_0004.pdf

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Date: 1948
Authors: Lehr, John C., Norris, Francis X., Townsend, J. Leonard

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board


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Description:
Summary of four motions before the Board of Governors for decision in the Transamerica case, including 3 motions to dismiss the case and 1 motion to disqualify Lawrence Clayton; prepared by the Board's legal counsel.

Date:
1948/12/31,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Chase, G. Howland and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1948, United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_01_0005.pdf

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Date: 1948
Authors: Chase, G. Howland, Townsend, J. Leonard

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding


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Summary of opinion of the Board's counselor, Townsend, in the Transamerica case; asserts the case is a simple anti-trust matter and that Transamerica is using common tactics to defend itself and divert attention from the "real issues" in the case.

Date:
1949/02/16,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_02_0002.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding


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Description:
Defending reasons the Board of Governors' complaint against Transamerica is legitimate.

Date:
1949/02/xx,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, Statement of J. Leonard Townsend, Solicitor of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Made in Connection with the Transamerica Proceeding, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_06_0022.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend in Reply to the Objections to S. 2318 Made by Mr. Stewart, Counsel for Transamerica Corporation.

Statement of J. Leonard Townsend in Reply to the Objections to S. 2318 Made by Mr. Stewart, Counsel for Transamerica Corporation.


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Date:
1949/02/xx,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, Statement of J. Leonard Townsend in Reply to the Objections to S. 2318 Made by Mr. Stewart, Counsel for Transamerica Corporation., from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/018_02_0001.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

Letter to Marriner S. Eccles

Letter to Marriner S. Eccles


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Regarding invitation for Eccles to speak before California Bankers Association; expressing frustration with Comptroller of Currency's office and with Delano; includes Eccles' reply; enclosures noted in both letters not included.

Date:
1949/03/18,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Eccles, Marriner S. (Marriner Stoddard), 1890-1977 and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, Letter to Marriner S. Eccles, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_06_0026.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Eccles, Marriner S. (Marriner Stoddard), 1890-1977, Townsend, J. Leonard

Letter to S.R. Carpenter

Letter to S.R. Carpenter


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Cover letter and memorandum prepared by Townsend in response to Transamerica's Exception, Appeal and Request.

Date:
1949/08/31,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, Letter to S.R. Carpenter, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_06_0033.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Memorandum in Opposition to Demand for Production of Papers in the Board's Files

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Memorandum in Opposition to Demand for Production of Papers in the Board's Files


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Description:
Opinion of the Board's solicitor, Townsend, that the Board should deny Transamerica's "notice and demand" for the Board to provide documents requested by the corporation.

Date:
1949/09/16,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Townsend, J. Leonard, 1949, United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Memorandum in Opposition to Demand for Production of Papers in the Board's Files, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/019_06_0036.pdf

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Date: 1949
Authors: Townsend, J. Leonard

[Memoranda on Giannini Bank Expansion]

[Memoranda on Giannini Bank Expansion]


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Correspondence and memorandums pertaining to the Transamerica anti-trust case, the Clayton Act, and the jurisdiction of the Board of Governors under the Clayton Act. Correspondence numbered 1-10 in upper right corner.

Date:
1950/04/18,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)?, Clark, Tom C., Dreibelbis, J. P., Eccles, Marriner S. (Marriner Stoddard), 1890-1977, Morrill, Chester and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1950, [Memoranda on Giannini Bank Expansion], from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_04_0003.pdf

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Date: 1950
Authors: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)?, Clark, Tom C., Dreibelbis, J. P., Eccles, Marriner S. (Marriner Stoddard), 1890-1977, Morrill, Chester, Townsend, J. Leonard

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board


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Description:
Regarding charges against Transamerica Corporation filed under the Clayton Act; includes analysis of corporation's holdings in Bank of America; includes table of cases cited in the brief.

Date:
1950/xx/xx,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr. and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1950, United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Brief of Counsel for the Board, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_03_0003.pdf

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Date: 1950
Authors: Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr., Townsend, J. Leonard

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Reply to the Proposed Findings Submitted on Behalf of Respondent

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Reply to the Proposed Findings Submitted on Behalf of Respondent


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Description:
Response compiled by Board of Governors' counsel, regarding Transamerica's arguments or "proposed findings" in the Clayton Act proceedings.

Date:
1951/04/30,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr. and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1951, United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Reply to the Proposed Findings Submitted on Behalf of Respondent, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_04_0002.pdf

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Date: 1951
Authors: Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr., Townsend, J. Leonard

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Requested Findings of Fact Submitted by Counsel for the Board

United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Requested Findings of Fact Submitted by Counsel for the Board


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Description:
Analysis of Transamerica Corporation bank stock holdings, prepared by Board of Governors' counsel for the Transamerica anti-trust case.

Date:
1951/xx/xx,

Collection:
The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection

Citation:
Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr. and Townsend, J. Leonard, 1951, United States of America Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in the Matter of Transamerica Corporation: Requested Findings of Fact Submitted by Counsel for the Board, from The Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection, accessed Apr 23, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/historical/eccles/022_03_0001.pdf

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Date: 1951
Authors: Chase, G. Howland, O'Keefe, Gregory, Jr., Townsend, J. Leonard