Strangers to Us All Lawyers and Poetry

Francis T.P. Plimpton

New York

Francis T. P. Plimpton was a partner in the New York law firm, Debevoise & Plimpton. He served as U.S. Deputy Representative to the U.N. and President of the Bar Association of the City of New York

Francis T.P. Plimpton - A Colleague's Reflection
(New York Law Journal, August 4, 1983)

Debevoise & Plimpton


Francis T.P. Plimpton, In Personam: Being a Lyrical Libel Read at the Christmas Dinner of the Lincoln's Inn Society, 1924 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: [s.n.] [privately printed], 1925)


Francis T.P. Plimpton, The Plimpton Papers: Law and Diplomacy (Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1985)(Francis Taylor Pearsons ed.)

Francis F.T. Plimpton & Pauline Plimpton, A Window on Our World: Plimpton Papers (1989)(Pauline Ames Plimpton ed.)(collection of letters, speeches, essays and poems of the former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations)

Research Resources

George Whitney Martin, Causes and Conflicts: The Centennial History of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1870-1970 (Bronx, New York: Fordham University Press, 1997)(Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1970)