The Info List - Frederic M. Wheelock

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Frederic Melvin Wheelock (September 19, 1902 in Lawrence, Massachusetts – October 29, 1987 in Sharon, Connecticut) is best known for his authorship of Wheelock's Latin. He graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1925 and later received both M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard University.[1] He later taught at Haverford College, Harvard University, the City College of New York, Brooklyn College, Cazenovia Junior College, the Darrow School for Boys, the University of Toledo, and Florida Presbyterian College. He served as the Dean of Cazenovia Junior College. He was the son of Franklin M. and Etta R. (née Goldthwaite) Wheelock. On August 14, 1937, he married Dororthy E. Rathbone, daughter of James C. and Lillian (née Reynolds) Rathbone. His two children are Martha Wheelock and Deborah Wheelock Taylor.[2]


1 Books 2 Necrology 3 References 4 External links

Books[edit] Some of his works include:

Wheelock's Latin Wheelock's Latin Reader Introduction and annotations of Quintilian as Educator (translated by H. E. Butler)


"Dr. Frederic M. Wheelock; Professor, 85." New York Times Published: November 10, 1987 [1]


^ "Dr. Frederic M. Wheelock; Professor, 85." New York Times Published: November 10, 1987 https://www.nytimes.com/1987/11/10/obituaries/dr-frederic-m-wheelock-professor-85.html ^ Wheelock, Frederic M. (2011). Wheelock's Latin, 7th Edition. New York: Collins Reference. 

External links[edit]

Frederic M. Wheelock at the Database of Classical Scholars

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 11129322 LCCN: n79112964 ISNI: 0000 0000 8196 7301 SUDOC: 150999305 BNF: cb14628861h (data) BIBSYS: 1064192 NLA: 35603230 NKC: jo2012730982

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