Francis A. Waterhouse
Professor of Romance Languages
Education and Career
A.B., Harvard University, 1905; A.M., 1906; Ph.D., 1910; Instructor of French, University of Pennsylvania, 1914-18; Adjunct Professor of French, University of Texas, 1918-22; Acting Professor of French, Hamilton College, 1922-23; Professor and Head of Department of Romance Languages, Kenyon College, 1923-30.

Member of the Musical Clubs of Harvard University.

Author of numerous essays for magazines: "Yale Review," "Suwanee Review," etc. Author of "Random Studies in the Romantic Chaos."

Involvement with Dickinson College
Waterhouse joined the Dickinson faculty in 1930 as a Professor of Romance Languages. During the 1933-1934 school year, he taught five French classes in conjunction with the Romance Languages and Literature Department1. He could be found in his office in room 21 of the West College Building2.


1.1933-1934 Dickinson College Course Catalogue Book, p. 48-49.
2.1933-1934 Dickinson College Student Handbook, p. 20.


Dickinson College, Microcosm, 1934, p. 35, Dickinson College Archives.
"Waterhouse, Francis A." Dropfile, Dickinson College Archives
1933-1934 Dickinson College Course Catalogue Book, Dickinson College Archives
1933-1934 Dickinson College Student Handbook, Dickinson College Archives.

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-Cynthia L. Mackey '03
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Dickinson 1934 is a project of Prof. Osborne's History 204 Class, Fall Semester 2000.