Freeman, Marilla Waite

Alias: Marilla Waite
Born: in Honeoye Falls, New York
Professional Facts

Legal Education:
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1921
Positions During Her Career:
librarian in the Newberry Library in Chicago, the University of Chicago library, the University of Michigan library, the Davenport library, the Goodwyn Institute library in Memphis, the Louisville library, the Foreign Law Library at Harvard University, the Cleveland Public Library, and St. Joseph’s Hospital Library in New York
First Vice President and Chair of the Motion Picture Review Board of the American Library Association
Received a Distinguished Service Medal on the 50th Anniversary of the University of Chicago (1941)

Further Research Materials

50 Years of Pioneers: Early Women in the Law
"50 Years of Pioneers: Early Women in the Law." Tennessee Bar Association. Retrieved 2001, available at