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Whittemore, Thomas

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1871 -- 1950 - 1950

Biography

Abstract:

Thomas Whittemore was born in 1871, the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Whittemore and grandson of Rev. Thomas Whittemore. He was a professor of English and then Fine Arts at Tufts from 1894 until 1912.

Thomas Whittemore was born in 1871, the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Whittemore and grandson of Rev. Thomas Whittemore. He graduated from Tufts College in 1894. He was a professor of English and then Fine Arts at Tufts from 1894 until 1912. He was an officer with the French Red Cross from 1914-1915 and was a director of the Committee for Education of Russian Youth from 1915-1931. In 1950, he posthumously received an honorary degree from Tufts College.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Collection on the Thomas Whittemore Family

 Collection
Call Number: MS178
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a bound volume of maps of the Battle of New Orleans, contracts between Tufts College and Thomas Whittmore (the grandson of Reverend Thomas Whittmore, a Universalist minister and Trustee of Tufts College), correspondence, newspaper clippings and newspapers, and biographical sketches of Reverend Thomas Whittmore and his grandson. Correspondence also includes letters to Rev. Thomas Whittemore from Thomas Jefferson.

Dates: 1777 -- 1950; Majority of material found within 1892 -- 1950

Court scene from the Old Fortunatus production, 1906

 Item — Drawer Medium Map Case 1 Drawer 4
Call Number: UA074.001.001.00001.00002
Scope and Contents From the File:

These three photographs are from the 1906 production of the "Old Fortunatus", directed by English professor Thomas Whittemore, and performed for the Semi-Centennial of Tufts College. Prior to 1910 no campus theater group had remained in existence for more than a year. For this production members of the college participated as players as well as individuals from the surrounding area.

Dates: 1906

Fortune, Virtue, Vice and attendents in the Old Fortunatus production, 1906

 Item — Drawer Medium Map Case 1 Drawer 4
Call Number: UA074.001.001.00001.00001
Scope and Contents From the File:

These three photographs are from the 1906 production of the "Old Fortunatus", directed by English professor Thomas Whittemore, and performed for the Semi-Centennial of Tufts College. Prior to 1910 no campus theater group had remained in existence for more than a year. For this production members of the college participated as players as well as individuals from the surrounding area.

Dates: 1906
The Queen's retinue in the Old Fortunatus production, 1906
The Queen's retinue in the Old Fortunatus ...

The Queen's retinue in the Old Fortunatus production, 1906

 Item — Box 6
Call Number: UA070.001.006.00004.00001
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This series contains photos and records of groups and productions associated with Drama department.

Dates: 1906
Thomas Whittemore, 1950
Thomas Whittemore, 1950

Thomas Whittemore

 Digital Image
Dates: 1950

Thomas Whittemore, 1950

 Item — Box Shared 112
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.01638
Scope and Contents

5x7

Dates: 1950
Thomas Whittemore, Tufts graduate and Professor of English and Art History, 1894
Thomas Whittemore, Tufts graduate and Prof...