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Charles Francis Wheeler

Charles Francis Wheeler, American educator. Member faculty Xavier U., 1929-1970, professor of English, department chairman, 1940-1965, Professor of English, dean summer sessions, 1965-1970, director summer sessions, 1951-1961; Member National Council Teachers English, Ohio Council Teacher Education, Xavier University, University Cincinnati alumni associations, American Association University Professors, Cincinnati Schoolmasters.

Background

  • Wheeler, Charles Francis was born on May 19, 1906 in Cincinnati. Son of James Fleming and Mary Etheldreda (Sweeney) Wheeler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Xavier U., Cincinnati, 1928. Student Cincinnati College Music, 1925-1927. A.M., U. Cincinnati, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1935.

    Career

    • Member faculty Xavier U., 1929-1970, professor of English, department chairman, 1940-1965, Professor of English, dean summer sessions, 1965-1970, director summer sessions, 1951-1961. President North Central Conference Summer Schools, 1956-1957. Choir director and organist St. Patrick Church 1923-1952.

    Works

    • Author: Classical Mythology in Jonson, 1938. Contributor articles mags. Lecturer literature and the arts.

    Membership

    Member faculty Xavier U., 1929-1970, professor of English, department chairman, 1940-1965, Professor of English, dean summer sessions, 1965-1970, director summer sessions, 1951-1961. Member National Council Teachers English, Ohio Council Teacher Education, Xavier University, University Cincinnati alumni associations, American Association University Professors, Cincinnati Schoolmasters.

    Connections

    • Married Esther Therese Spaeth, June 11, 1950.
    • father: James Fleming Wheeler
    • mother: Mary Etheldreda (Sweeney) Wheeler
    • spouse: Esther Therese Spaeth
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    Born March 19, 1906
    Died December 28, 1974
    (aged 68)
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