Fred Washington Atkinson

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Fred Washington Atkinson

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: October 21, 1941 (76)
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, United States (Bronchiectasis)
Immediate Family:

Son of George Washington Atkinson and Eliza Atkinson
Husband of Winnifred Gage Atkinson
Brother of George H. Atkinson; Edward Lincoln Atkinson; Harry H. Atkinson and Willie W. Atkinson

Occupation: Educator
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About Fred Washington Atkinson

Dr. Fred Washington Atkinson received his A. B. from Harvard University in 1890; and his Ph.D. from the University of Leipzig in 1893. As an educator, he held prominent positions in various institutions: Head of Science Department, Westfield High School (MA), 1891; University of Berlin, 1891; University of Halle, 1892; Universities of Jena and Sorbornne, 1893-1894; Principal, Springfield High School (MA), 1894-1900, General Superintendent, Philippine Public Instruction, 1900-1903, Superintendent of Schools, Newton, MA., 1904; President, Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, NY, from 1904; Member, Board of Education, New York City, 1916-1918. More here:

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Fred Washington Atkinson's Timeline

May 23, 1865
Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
October 21, 1941
Age 76
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, United States