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Allen Morris, dressed in academic regalia, gets a standing ovation after receiving honorary degree.
Courts--Officials and employees
Academic rites and ceremonies--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Doctor of arts degree
Legislative bodies--Lower chambers--Officials and employees
College presidents--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Florida State University--Degrees.
Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives--Officials and employees.
Florida. Supreme Court Justice (1949-1976 : Roberts)
Florida. Supreme Court Justice (1969-1987 : Boyd)
Florida. Supreme Court Justice (1964-1975 : Ervin)
Florida. Supreme Court Justice (1969-1987 : Adkins)
The honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree was presented to Mr. Morris during a joint session of the legislature.
Identified in the photograph on the dais (L-R): Supreme Court Justices B.K. Roberts, Richard Ervin, James Adkins and Joseph Boyd. On the House floor are Dr. Daisy Parker Flory, Allen Morris and FSU President J. Stanley Marshall.
Mr. Morris was an author, historian, Clerk and Clerk Emeritas of the Florida House of Representatives for 29 1/2 years. Initiated the photographic archives which is now the photo collection of the Florida State Archives.
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Allen Morris, dressed in academic regalia, gets a standing ovation after receiving honorary degree. 1973-04-09. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/22734>, accessed 30 September 2023.
Allen Morris, dressed in academic regalia, gets a standing ovation after receiving honorary degree. 1973-04-09. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/22734>