Janet Brewster Murrow and Edward R. Murrow Family Papers, 1920 -- 1989


This collection has:

5.8 Cubic Feet
4 Audiovisual Object(s)
4255 Digital Object(s)

Born September 18, 1910, in Middletown, Connecticut, Janet Huntington Brewster was the daughter of Jennie Johnson, daughter of Swedish immigrants, and Charles Huntington Brewster, an automobile dealer. One of her ancestors was the renowned William Brewster, the Reverend Elder of the Pilgrims Church of Plymouth, a fact that greatly impressed the young Edward Murrow.

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