Divorce Inquiries


Collection of divorce inquiries sent to Reno lawyer George Bartlett between 1919 and 1936. Includes general inquiries as well as the following: A potential client from Maine requests the Post Master to forward her note to a capable lawyer, which lands in the hands of George Bartlett; Twelve-year-old Rosemary writes to Judge Bartlett to not grant her parents a divorce and split up her family; A lawyer provides counsel in regard to the validity of Mexican divorce decrees; and a pastor contemplates remarriage with a divorcee.

Year ca. 1925
Creator George Bartlett
Credit Special Collections, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries