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Morris, Jean Wohlgemuth , 1916-1999

 Person

Jean Wohlegarth married her teenage sweetheart, Milt Morris, after he graduated from law school in 1939. She was the great niece of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, was born in Denver and received a BA from the University of Denver.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Box 9 (Awards and Photos), 1939-2007

 File — Box: B275.01.0009
Identifier: B275.03.0009
Scope and Contents Framed photograph of College of Law Building with Appretiation for Milt and Jean Morris Classroom; Placque with Honorary Life Membership to the Denver and Colorado Bar Association; Framed photograph of Milt and Jean Morris and additional photographs when Milt was in the Air Force from the Law Alumni Office.
Dates: 1939-2007

Jean and Milt Morris Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B275
Overview Milt Morris was born in Cleveland in 1915 and his family moved to Denver to find a cure for his mother's asthma at National Jewish Hospital. He graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1939. Milt Morris served in the Army Air Force during World War II. He taught business law at DU for eleven years. He practiced law in Denver for many years and was a partner in Feder, Morris, Tamblyn and Goldstein where he specialized in real estate law. In 1941, Jean Wohlegarth married her...
Dates: 1888-2007