Open main menu

The New International Encyclopædia/Stone, Harlan Fiske

< The New International Encyclopædia

STONE, Harlan Fiske (1872-). An American legal scholar and educator, born at Chesterfield, N. H. He graduated at Amherst College in 1894, and at Columbia Law School in 1898. Admitted to the bar, he became a member of the firm of Satterlee, Canfield, and Stone, and also gained interests in certain corporations. From 1898 to 1902 he was lecturer in law at Columbia, from 1902 to 1905 he was professor of law, and in 1910 he became dean of the law school of the university. He contributed to law journals and published Law and its Administration (1915), Hewitt lectures at Cooper Union.