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Lawrence LEWIS

Congressman , Lawyer

Lawrence Lewis, American lawyer, congressman. Member Colorado Civ. Service Commission, 1917-1918; Member 73d to 78th Congresses (1933-1945), 1st Colorado District; Member American, Colorado State and Denver bar associations, State History Society of Colorado (director, secretary), Harvard Law School Association, Denver Art Museum, American Legion (commander Denver City, 1927-1928), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.

Background

Lewis, Lawrence was born on June 22, 1879 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Son of Thomas Addison and Melissa Ann (Lewis) Lewis.

Education

Student of University of Colo.

Career

Editor and manager Camp and Plant (weekly mag. Assistant instructor in English, Harvard, 1906-1909. General of Colorado, World War.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor and manager Camp and Plant (weekly magazine of Colorado Fuel & Iron Company), 1901-1904. Assistant instructor in English, Harvard, 1906-1909. In practice of law at Denver since 1909.

Membership

Member Colorado Civ. Service Commission, 1917-1918. Member 73d to 78th Congresses (1933-1945), 1st Colorado District. Member American, Colorado State and Denver bar associations, State History Society of Colorado (director, secretary), Harvard Law School Association, Denver Art Museum, American Legion (commander Denver City, 1927-1928), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Mason.; Clubs: University, Democratic, Rocky Mountain Harvard (ex-president).

Connections

mother:
Melissa Ann (Lewis) Lewis