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Civil War veteran , president Chicago Institute

Francis Wayland Parker, American president Chicago Institute, Civil War veteran. Served through Civil War, private to colonel 4th N.H. vols.

Background

Parker, Francis Wayland was born on October 9, 1837 in Bedford, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Robert and Mille (Rand) Parker.

Education

Studied psychology, philosophy, history and pedagogy, King William’s University.

Career

President Chicago Institute, from 1899.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: How to Study Geography, 1889. Uncle Robert’s Geographies.

Membership

Served through Civil War, private to colonel 4th N.H. vols.

Connections

father:
Robert Parker

mother:
Mille (Rand) Parker