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Welcome Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M414
Welcome Miller Papers are a collection of documents from the Colorado Womens College from 1940-1943, specific to Welcome (Henning) Miller.

Dates

  • 1942 - 1943

Creator

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 half letter document box)

Scope and Contents

The Welcome Miller Papers contain documents and objects related to Welcome's time at the Colorado Woman's College including commencement papers, photographs, and yearbooks containing personal inscriptions.

Biographical / Historical

Welcome Henning (1923-2013), born to Margaret and George Henning on November 4, 1923 in Louisville, Boulder County, Colorado. She then moved to Denver where she attended Colorado Woman’s College (currently Colorado Women's College) from 1941 to 1943: she received an Associate in Science. She received a registered nursing license from St. Luke’s School of Nursing and served in the Cadet Nursing Corps in WWII from 1943-1945. She married Ralph Clinton Miller (1925-2013) in 1946. They had two children, Laurinda and Russell. She died in Westminster, Adams County, Colorado on March 28, 2013.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in series: Yearbooks (Series 1), Photographs (series 2), and Commencement (Series 3). Items within each series are arranged chronologically.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
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