Judicial Portraits
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Charles Henry Robb
Charles Henry Robb

Dates Served
1906 - 1939

Biographical Sketch
Born November 14, 1867, in Guilford, VT
Died June 10, 1939

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit
Received a recess appointment from Theodore Roosevelt on October 5, 1906, to a seat vacated by Charles H. Duell; nominated to the same position by Theodore Roosevelt on December 3, 1906; Confirmed by the Senate on December 11, 1906, and received commission on December 11, 1906. Assumed senior status on November 15, 1937. Service terminated on June 10, 1939, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1892

Professional Career:
Private practice, Bellows Falls Vermont, 1894-1902
Assistant attorney general, Post Office Department, 1903-1904
Assistant U.S. attorney general, 1904-1906

Frame Dimensions
Oil on canvas 40" X 30"

Artist
C.J. Fox. The portraits of Judges Prettyman, Robb, Stephens, and Miller bear the signature "C.J. Fox" but may have been painted by another artist associated with the Charles J. Fox portraiture firm.