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Eleanor Taylor, chemist
Eleanor Taylor, chemist

Eleanor Louise Taylor, a retired Johns Hopkins Hospital chemist, died of coronary artery disease May 6 at the institution where she worked. The Catonsville resident was 90. Born Eleanor Louise Harnishfeger in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Louis Harnishfeger, a federal government employee, and Minerva Harnishfeger, a city Department of Public Welfare nurse. She lived on Schley Avenue and was a 1942 Eastern High School graduate. She earned a bachelor's degree from Washington College in Chestertown and studied at the Johns Hopkins University. In August 1945, she married her college sweetheart, Francis Taylor, Jr., an explosions chemist at the Naval Research Lab in Washington. ...