Supreme Court Historical Society the Society

Washington, DC   |  WWW.SUPREMECOURTHISTORY.ORG

Mission

THE SOCIETY IS DEDICATED TO THE COLLECTION AND PRESERVATION OF THE HISTORY OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. IT WAS FOUNDED BY CHIEF JUSTICE WARREN E. BURGER, WHO SERVED AS ITS FIRST HONORARY CHAIRMAN. THE SOCIETY ACCOMPLISHES ITS MISSION BY CONDUCTING EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, SUPPORTING HISTORICAL RESEARCH, PUBLISHING BOOKS, JOURNALS, AND ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, AND BY COLLECTING ANTIQUES AND ARTIFACTS RELATED TO THE COURT'S HISTORY. THESE ACTIVITIES AND OTHERS INCREASE THE PUBLIC'S AWARENESS OF THE COURT'S CONTRIBUTIONS TO OUR NATION'S RICH CONSTITUTIONAL HERITAGE.

Ruling year info

1974

Principal Officer

JAMES C DUFF

Main address

224 E Capitol St NE

Washington, DC 20003 United States

EIN

23-7420574

NTEE code info

Historical Societies & Historic Preservation (A82)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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SOURCE: IRS Form 990

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Program 1

SALE OF BOOKS AND OTHER ITEMS TO HELP EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE SUPREME COURT AND TO PRESERVE THE HISTORY OF THE SUPREME COURT.

Expenses
$688,210
Revenue
$451,375

MEMBERSHIP SERVICES AND PUBLICATIONS: PROGRAM PLANNING AND MANAGEMENTPUBLICATION OF SCHS QUARTERLY - A MEMBER-ORIENTED NEWSLETTER WITH INFORMATIVE ARTICLES ON THE COURT'S PAST, AND TIMELY ANNOUNCEMENTS OF SOCIETY ACTIVITIES AND MEETINGS.PUBLICATION OF THE JOURNAL OF SUPREME COURT HISTORY - A SCHOLARLY COLLECTION OF ARTICLES ON THE COURT'S HISTORY, ITS MEMBERS AND THOSE WHO HAVE APPEARED BEFORE IT. THE JOURNAL IS PUBLISHED THREE TIMES A YEAR AND IS ILLUSTRATED WITH MANY RARE PHOTOGRAPHS, ENGRAVINGS, AND DRAWINGS.

Expenses
$415,248
Revenue
$241,132

TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMS: THE SOCIETY AND STREET LAW, INC. OFFER THE SUPREME COURT SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS. THE INSTITUTE IMPROVES THE LEVEL OF INSTRUCTION ON THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM AT THE SECONDARY SCHOOL LEVEL, REACHING STUDENTS WHILE THEY ARE DEVELOPING AN AWARENESS OF THEIR RIGHTS AND DUTIES AS CITIZENS. TEACHERS OBSERVE THE COURT IN SESSION, REVIEW ACTUAL CASES UNDER CONSIDERATION, AND HEAR LECTURES BY EXPERTS ON THE COURT. THE TEACHERS THEN PRODUCE LESSON PLANS FOR CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION AND TRAIN OTHER TEACHERS IN TECHNIQUES FOR INCORPORATING THE COURT INTO THE SOCIAL STUDIES CURRICULUM. THIS PROGRAM HAS MORE THAN 750 ALUMNI FROM ALMOST EVERY STATE AND U.S. POSSESSION. THE SOCIETY AND STREET LAW HAVE COLLABORATED TO BRING THE SUPREME COURT INSTITUTE TO TEACHERS AROUND THE COUNTRY WHO MIGHT OTHERWISE NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND THE SUMMER PROGRAM. TEACHERS IN ATLANTA, NEW YORK AND ST. LOUIS HAVE PARTICIPATED IN THE REGIONAL SUPREME COURT SEMINAR.

Expenses
$96,315
Revenue
$0

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