Janet Leigh and Stockton
Jeanette Helen Morrison was born in Merced, but spent most of her childhood in Stockton, CA. She graduated from Stockton High School in 1943 and attended College of the Pacific shortly thereafter.
Janet Leigh continued to volunteer her services to the Stockton community throughout her life. In October 2006, a bronze plaque was dedicated to Leigh in downtown Stockton.
Kelly Curtis and Jamie Lee Curtis graciously dontate Janet Leigh's materials to Holt-Atherton Special Collections and Archives so that her collection is accessible to the public.