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Robert Yegge Papers

Identifier: M392


Robert B. Yegge (1934 - 2006) graduated with a Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver (DU) Law School in 1959. He served at DU Law School as both faculty and dean. The collection consists of his personal papers and scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, and other publications.


  • 1934-2006


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Biographical / Historical

Robert B. Yegge, born 1934, graduated with a juris doctorate from the DU Law School in 1959 and stayed as a professor for a number of years, making his way eventually to the position of Dean of the DU Law School in 1966, serving as dean until 1977, while simultaneously serving in his own law firm. Yegge continued to teach at DU after being dean, until his death in 2006.


23 Linear Feet (9 flat boxes. 7 record boxes. 1 custom box. 1 half record box.) ; Flat box: 18.5 x 14.5 x 3 inches (9); Custom box: 24 x 20 x 4 inches (1).

Scope and Contents

The collection includes personal scrapbooks and photographs of his childhood and his family history. Part of the collection is papers collected during his time as a professor and dean of the DU Law School, some of which are official publications.


The collection is arranged in four series: 1. Scrapbooks and Personal History 1934-2002. 2. Research and Teaching Material 1963-2005. 3. Dean and Professor of Law 1959-2006. 4. Publications 1956-2003.

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Repository Details

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