Alice Duer

Full name

Alice Briggs Duer

Presence at Shimer



Seminary period alum


Denver, CO

Alice Duer, née Alice Briggs, was a student at Shimer College in the Seminary period, graduating in 1869.

Early issues of the Frances Shimer Quarterly show her residing at 148 S. Lincoln Street in Denver, CO. As of 2012, the house is still standing.[1]


  • in Frances Shimer Quarterly 1:1, 1909-03, p. 22:
    Mrs. Alice Briggs Duer, Denver, Colo., of the class of '69, paid a brief visit to the Academy on her way to Wisconsin to see a sick sister in the fall.



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