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Morris, Richard Brandon

Patricia U. Bonomi

in American National Biography Online

Published in print January 1999 |
Published online February 2000 | e-ISBN: 9780198606697 | DOI:

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Morris, Richard Brandon (24 July 1904–03 March 1989), historian, was born in New York City, the son of Jacob Morris, a supervisor in the garment industry, and Tillie Rosenberg. As a high school student at Townsend Harris Hall, Morris developed a strong interest in history. Encouraged by his teachers, the fifteen-year-old Morris in 1920 published an article in the ...

Reference Entry.  1753 words. 

Subjects: Education ; History

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