Greenberg, Mark I.
University of South Florida. Library
This is an oral history interview with retired circuit judge Morison Buck. Judge Buck describes his family history and his childhood in Memphis, Tennessee. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II, and after being discharged moved to Tampa with his wife. He studied law at the University of Florida, and had his own practice for several years before becoming a magistrate in federal court and later assistant district attorney. He was then appointed circuit judge and served in that capacity from 1977 to 1991. Judge Buck was involved with the Hillsborough County Bar Association for many years, and writes biographical articles about local judges.
Judges, Politics and government, History, Florida, Tampa (Fla.), Hillsborough County (Fla.)
1 sound file (153 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
Judges--Interviews; Judges--Florida--Tampa (Fla.); Politics and government--Hillsborough County (Fla.); History--Tampa (Fla.); Politics and government--Tampa (Fla.)
Oral histories; Online audio
University of South Florida
Carlton-Anthony Tampa oral history project
Buck, Morison; University of South Florida--Libraries--Oral History Program; and University of South Florida. Library, "Morison Buck oral history interview" (2009). Carlton-Anthony Tampa Oral History Project. 12.