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":

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 ... 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. 1938 the Pacific Electric ceased service to Whittier ...
Lou Henry Hoover Elementary School
... Lou Henry Hoover 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 ...
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
... 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) ...
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:

    O Time and Change!—with hair as gray
    As was my sire’s that winter day,
    How strange it seems, with so much gone
    Of life and love, to still live on!
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

    “Who touches a hair of yon gray head
    Dies like a dog! March on!” he said
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

    Maud Muller looked and sighed: “Ah me!
    That I the Judge’s bride might be!

    “He would dress me up in silks so fine,
    And praise and toast me at his wine.

    “My father should wear a broadcloth coat,
    My brother should sail a painted boat.
    —John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)