A Biography of John Hospers

John Hospers was born and raised in Pella,  a town near the Iowa state capital, Des Moines, inhabited chiefly by descendants of émigrés from Holland in the early nineteenth century.   John’s great-grandfather, also John Hospers, was one of the founders of Pella in l847 and l849,  whose brother, Henry Hospers, became part of the “second […]