Morheuser, Marilyn, 1924-1995


A former Catholic nun who quit her Catholic order to become a civil rights activist in Milwaukee in 1963, where she served as one of the leaders of Milwaukee United School Integration Committee (MUSIC). She relocated to New Jersey, where she received a law degree from Rutgers and continued to advocate on behalf of civil rights issues. As an attorney, she represented ACLU of New Jersey, the Urban League, and the NAACP.

Expand all | Collapse all | Results view

Archival Collections and Reference Resources

Educator Resources