Michigan--History; Local histories; Memoirs; Oral histories (document genre); Grand Rapids (Mich.); Personal narratives; Heritage Hill (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Grand Valley State University; Women
Mary Baloyan’s parents came from Armenia in 1897. She was the first Armenian girl born October 13, 1899 in Grand Rapids. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 1922. She later was a teacher at Ottawa Hills High School, JRCC, and in...
Grand Valley State University; Grand Valley State College; Michigan; Allendale (Mich.); Universities & colleges--Michigan--Allendale; Concerts; Events; Students
First National House Band, from Grand Rapids, performing at an outdoor concert at Grand Valley State College. Left to right, Pete Weatherhead (guitar), Jack Grant (bass), Tom Deaver (drums), Scott Zylstra (acoustic guitar), and Jim Foerch (banjo).