Henry Dresser

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Henry Dresser
Biographical details
Born(1891-10-02)October 2, 1891
Manhattan, Kansas
DiedNovember 10, 1963(1963-11-10) (aged 72)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Playing career
1913Kansas State
1915–1916Springfield (MA)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1914Abilene HS (KS)
1920–1923Springfield Tech HS (MA)
1924–1928Vermont (assistant)
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1920–1924Springfield Tech HS (MA)
Head coaching record
Overall16–16–1 (college football)

Henry Owen Dresser (October 2, 1891 – November 10, 1963) was an American football and baseball player and coach. He served as the head baseball coach at the University of Vermont in 1928 and the head football coach at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania from 1929 to 1932, compiling a record of 16–16–1.[1]

Dresser was later a professor of health and physical education at Louisiana State University (LSU). He died on November 10, 1963, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[2]


  1. ^ Who's Who in American Sports. National Biographical Society. 1928. Retrieved March 22, 2018.
  2. ^ "Dresser Rites Will Be Today". The Times. Shreveport, Louisiana. Associated Press. November 12, 1963. p. 10-A. Retrieved August 9, 2019 – via Newspapers.com open access.

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