|Former Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court|
From: January 21, 1874 – March 23, 1888
|Nominator||Ulysses S. Grant|
|Predecessor||Salmon P. Chase|
|Party||Whig (until 1854)
Morrison Remick Waite (1816-1888) was Chief Justice of the United States from 1874-1888 succeeding the Honorable Salmon P. Chase.
|The U.S. Supreme Court|
|Chief Justice Morrison Waite's Court (1874–1888)|