FARISH, HUNTER DICKINSON, 1897-1945

College instructor, researcher. Born– September 12, 1897, Montgomery. Parents– James Hunter and Sallie (Dickinson) Farrish. Education– Princeton University, B.S., 1922; Harvard University, M.A., 1926; Ph.D., 1936. Served as assistant principal Choudrant Agricultural School, 1923-1924; taught at Westminister College, 1926-1937; Director of the Department Research and Records of Colonial Williamsburg, 1937-. Member of the editorial board for William and Mary Quarterly, and the American Antiquarian Society.

Source:

Who Was Who in America, Vol. 2 and the files at Alabama Public Library Service.

Publication(s):

The Circuit Rider Dismounts. Richmond, Va.; Dietz Press, 1938.

Editor:

The Present State of Virginia and the College. Charlottesville, Va.; Dominion Books, 1940.

Journal & Letters of Philip Vickers Fithian, 1773-1774; a Plantation Tutor of the Old Dominion. Williamsburg, Va.; Colonial Williamsburg, 1943.