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Edgar Noble Durfee
The Michigan Alumnus 56

Edgar Noble Durfee, Assistant Pro
fessor of Law, was born in Detroit, 
 Mich., in 1882. In 1904 he graduated 
from Harvard, with the degree of
 A.B. In 1905 and 1906 he was in the
 Law Department of the University of
 Michigan. His later degree, Doctor of Jurisprudence, he received from 
the University of Chicago Law School
 in 1908. He was admitted to the Mich
igan bar in 1907.

From 1908 to 1910
 he practiced law in Detroit, first in the
 office of George L. Canfield and later 
in the firm of Drake & Durfee. Dur
ing this time he was non-resident lec
turer in the Law Department. 1910
-1911 he was Associate Professor of 
Law in the University of Idaho College of Law.

Professor Durfee was 
married June 28, 1911, to Amy Elea
nor Savage, of Detroit.