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us: Foote, Henry Wilder, 1875-1964


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    • us: Foote, Henry W. (Wilder), 1875-1964
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1875
    • Death Date

        19640827
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Bar Harbor (Me.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 22 Highland St. , Cambridge , Massachusetts
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: Cambridge
        • State: Massachusetts
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard Divinity School
        • Affiliation Start: 1914
        • Affiliation End: 1924
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) First Church (Belmont, Mass.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1924
        • Affiliation End: 1940
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) American Unitarian Association
        • Organization: (naf) Hymn Society of America
        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Hymns--History and criticism
          (lcsh) United States--History
            (lcsh) Portrait painting, Colonial
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Authors
                (lcsh) Editors
                  (lcsh) Historians
                    (lcsh) Unitarian churches--Clergy
                      Academic
                        Professor
                    • Additonal Related Forms

                      • us: American Unitarian Association
                      • us: First Church (Belmont, Mass.)
                      • us: Hymn Society of America
                    • Sources

                      • found: Andover-Harvard Theological Library Finding aid for the Foote, Henry Wilder, 1875-1964. Papers of Professor Henry Wilder Foote and Family, 1714-1959 collection, accessed via WWW, July 1, 2014 (Foote, Henry Wilder, 1875-1964; Professor Foote was a Unitarian minister; served as secretary to both the Divinity School faculty (1914-1925) and American Unitarian Association (1911-1914); also a respected author, historian (American history), and hymnologist)
                      • found: Boston globe, Aug. 28, 1964: page 24 (Dr. Henry W. Foote, Unitarian Minister; 89; of 22 Highland St., Cambridge; born in Boston; died Aug. 27th at Mt. Desert Hospital, Bar Harbor, ME; A.B., Harvard, 1897; A.M., Harvard, 1900; B.D., Harvard Divinity School, 1902; assistant professor at Harvard Divinity School, 1914-1924; pastor of the First Church in Belmont, 1924-1940; editor of The new hymn and tune book, 1914, and Hymns of the spirit, 1937, and co-editor of the Concord anthem books; president of the Hymn Society of America, 1941-1942; authority on colonial portraiture)
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                      • 2014-08-13: revised
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