Party affiliation: Progressive Republican
Assistant in College of Agriculture, Cornell, 1891-1892. Farmer in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1892-1893. Partner firm White & Rice, operatirrg Fernwood Fruit & Poultry Farm, at Yorktown, New York, 1893-1903.
Lecturer in farmers’ insts. in states of New York, New Jersey, Maryland. and Minnesota, 1893-1903 (winters). Professor poultry husbandry, Cornell, 1903-1934, professor emeritus since July 1, 1934. Member of Egg and Apple Farm.
Trumansburg, New York, and Appledale Orchards, Mexico, New New York President Yorktown Telephone Сompany, 1901-1903. President Tompkins County Improvement Association Chairman National Breeder and Hatchery Fair Trade Practice Committee. President N. Eastern Poultry Producers Council.
Chairman 1st and 7th United States World’s Poultry Congress Committee.