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Harry Downer

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Harry Downer received his B.A. from Grinnell College in 1882. He lived in Davenport working as a newspaper editor, school principal, member of an opera company, and finally as head worker at Friendly House. He was active in Rotary Club, School Board, Library Board, Scott County Historical Society, and other organizations. He was author of History of Davenport and Scott County Iowa, 1910. Grinnell awarded him an honorary degree in 1931.

Hassed, Judith Anne Helfrich

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  • 1930-2016

Hassed was born on October 25, 1930. She attended Grinnell College, and graduated in 1952 with a major in English and minor in Classics. She died on January 10, 2016.

Hays, Clay Blaine, Jr.

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  • d. 1964

Clay Blaine Hays Jr was from Corydon, Indiana. He attended Grinnell College from 1935-1939, and studied political science. He was the Editorial Director of the Scarlet and Black. His sister Isabel Hays also attended Grinnell as part of the class of 1941.

After Grinnell, Hays graduated from Indiana University Law School before joining the Army in December 1941. He died in 1964.

Helena Percas de Ponseti

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Helena Percas de Ponseti was a Spanish professor at Grinnell from 1948-1990. She studied at the Institut Maintenon in Paris (undergraduate), Barnard College (Master's), and Columbia University (Doctorate). Ponseti was a Cervantes scholar and published numerous writings on his work and art.

Hendrixson, Walter Scott

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  • 1859-1925

Walter Scott Hendrixson was born in 1859 and received his B. S. degree from Union Christian College, Meron, Indiana, in 1881. He taught at Antioch College from 1882-1888, and earned his Ph. D. from Harcvard in 1903. He also did graduate work in Berlin and Gottingen in the 1890s. He was a member of the Chemistry faculty at Grinnell College from 1890 until his sudden death in 1925.

Henry G. Little

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Henry and Fidelia Stoddard Little moved to Grinnell, Iowa in 1867.  Their children were:

Louise    m. Henry Viets

Maude    m. Jesse Macy  (their daughter was Katherine Macy Noyes)

Elizabeth    m. J. P. Lyman  (Grinnell lawyer)

Fannie    m. Austin W. Alvord  (son Max, b. 1890;  daughter Louise Alvord Meyers, b. 1882;  her sone, David Meyers)

Henrietta m. Will Holyoke  (son Tom, b. 1881)

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