Pictures of Helen Frey
This first picture must have been taken when Helen was in school,
around age 17.
The second picture shows Helen in the army. She is at the Montrose
Children's Home in Brisbane Australia -- Helen is at the left. It was
around this time that she learned about the Sister Kenney treatments
for polio, which she later used on her brother Alvah Buxton.
The next picture is Helen in her green Ford 1939 Roadster with a
This picture is from Helen's wedding to Philip H. Frey, on June
Here is the whole family on June 28, 1996. Helen looks happy to be
with her family.
This is her "graduation" photo. Vermont Academy changed from co-ed to
a boys only school before Helen had the chance to graduate in 1933.
They felt sorry for the women who had studied there, so they gave
three of them degrees in 2001. Alice Packard is on the left, Helen
Buxton Frey in the middle, and Blanche Sheehan on the right.