Whittier

Whittier may refer to:

  • Charles A. Whittier, American Civil War Union brevet brigadier general
  • John Greenleaf Whittier, an American poet and abolitionist
  • Whittier, Alaska
    • Whittier Airport
  • Whittier, California, named for John Greenleaf Whittier
    • Whittier College
    • Whittier High School
  • Whittier, Iowa
  • Whittier, Minneapolis, Minnesota, neighborhood
  • Whittier, North Carolina
  • Mt. Whittier Ski Area, a defunct New Hampshire alpine ski area
  • Mount Whittier, a mountain in New Hampshire.

Other articles related to "whittier":

The Whittier (Detroit, Michigan)
... The Whittier is a renovated high rise residential complex and former hotel located at 415 Burns Drive in Detroit, Michigan, on the Detroit River ... It is also known as the Whittier Apartments ...
California's 56th State Assembly District - District Profile
... all of Artesia, Cerritos, Hawaiian Gardens, Norwalk, Santa Fe Springs, South Whittier, and West Whittier-Los Nietos, 26.32% of Lakewood, and 46.6% of Whittier) and 2.76% of Orange County (Buena Park) ...
Lou Henry Hoover Elementary School
... Elementary School is an elementary school in Whittier, California founded in 1938 ... Hoover Elementary School is located in uptown Whittier and is one of the eleven schools in the Whittier City School District ...
Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, Whittier
... Southern Pacific Railroad Depot in Whittier, California is a train depot built in 1892 that is being preserved by the City of Whittier to house a railroad museum and community center ... In the 1890s the growth of Whittier caused the Southern Pacific Railroad to build a branch line from its main line in Santa Fe Springs, California ... the Pacific Electric ceased service to Whittier ...
Whittier, Denver, Colorado
... Whittier is a neighborhood of Denver, Colorado, located approximately 2 miles northeast of downtown Denver ... which was named after John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892), an abolitionist poet and a founding member of the American Republican political party ... Given the philosophy of Whittier, the neighborhood was integrated from its inception ...

Famous quotes containing the word whittier:

    Small pity for him!—He sailed away
    From a leaking ship in Chaleur Bay,—
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

    Then she took up her burden of life again
    Saying only, “It might have been.”
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

    Of all that Orient lands can vaunt,
    Of marvels with our own competing,
    The strangest is the Haschish plant,
    And what will follow on its eating.
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)