Nebraska Authors

Robert McMorris

Born 1927-04-05 Decatur, IA (USA)

Died 2005-07-16
Omaha, NE (USA)

Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park, Omaha, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE: 1951-2005
Decatur, IA
Leon, IA

Author Of

  • Journalism




Studied Journalism at University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA



Places Worked

United States Army in World War II
Muscatine Journal (1950-1951)
Omaha World Herald (1951-1997)


Won honors for his 1961 series 'The People who Make up Omaha' in the Omaha World-Herald.


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