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Charles Francis Wheeler

educator

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