About this collection
Claude F. Clayton served as a judge in the U.S. District Court of Northern Mississippi (1958-1967) and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (1967-1969). He also served over thirty years in the Mississippi National Guard where he retired as major general and commander of the 31st Infantry Division.
Digital Collection Information
The material provided here represents only a fraction of a much larger physical collection whose finding aid is available online. Currently, the digital collection contains only photographs.
The Claude F. Clayton Collection finding aid provides further information about the judge and his extensive collection. For other judiciary and legal collections, see the Politics & Government Subject Guide and the Criminal Justice & Parchman Penitentiary Subject Guide.
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