James “Jimmy” Ley attended Grinnell College for two years before enlisting in the U.S. Army Air Force in 1942. An extensive collection of correspondence written by Ley during his time at Grinnell and in the Army Air Force, as well as personal items, photographs, and military documents were donated by members of his family to the college archives in the fall of 2014.
Members of the Grinnell community are invited to events on November 9 & 10
In recognition of his many years of service to Grinnell College
Special Collections and Archives Spotlight Item
You are invited to join the discussion at Professor Smith’s book launch on October 15, 4:15 pm, in Burling Lounge
Special Collections and Archives Item of the Week
Fall + First-Years = Tutorial Time for Grinnell College Libraries
"Start by Asking Questions" exhibit to open September 18 in Faulconer Gallery
Exhibition on display on the main floor and in Burling Gallery on the lower level of Burling Library.
George A. Lopez, an internationally renowned scholar and expert in peace and conflict studies, will present a public talk on September 2 at 7:00 p.m. (JRC 101).