Ernest A. Feazel 1871 – 1935

Hall of Fame Pioneer
Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Charter Member, July 1906
  • Member, Board of Editors, Index to Legal Periodicals and Law Library Journal, 1908–10
  • Executive Board, 1907–08, 1915–16, 1922–23
  • President, 1908–10
  • Chair, Committee on Shelf Classification of Law Books, 1914–16
  • Chair, Committee on Nominations, 1918–21
  • Chair, Committee on Honorary Memberships, 1928–29
  • Chair, Committee to Draft Amendments to the Constitution, 1928–30
  • Chair, Committee on Incorporation, 1930–31
  • Chair, Committee on Auditing, 1933–34

Professional Honors and Awards

  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee (Pioneer): 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “The Status of the Law Librarian,” Law Library Journal 2 (1909): 21–25.
  • “Ohio Case Law,” Law Library Journal 4 (1911): 15–21.
  • “Limits of Association Libraries in Furnishing Services to its Members,” Law Library Journal 17 (1923): 45–46.
  • “Indexes to Memorials and Court Rules: Louisiana Reports, Volumes 1–171,” Law Library Journal 25 (1932): 120–21.
  • “Indexes to Memorials and Court Rules: Mississippi Reports, Volumes 1–152,” Law Library Journal 25 (1932): 122–23.
  • “Indexes to Memorials and Court Rules: Oklahoma Reports, Volumes 1–95,” Law Library Journal 25 (1932): 63–64.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Mildred L. Dager, “[Memorial to Ernest A. Feazel],” Law Library Journal 28 (1935): 85–86.
  • George A. Johnson, “Our Predecessors and Their Achievements,” Law Library Journal 49 (1956):138, 142.

Professional Positions

  • Librarian, Cleveland Law Library Association, 1899–1935

Education

  • LL.B., 1897, Western Reserve University

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • Admitted to the Practice of Law, Ohio, 1898