Portrait, brief biography. Hymn texts written by the "Quaker poet."
Biographical article on the reform-minded American poet.
About Whittier's 1846 poem "New Hampshire" and what inspired it. Includes the text of the poem. Also a look at the poet's ties to the state. Link to a second article on the historical background of the poem.
Brief profile of the nineteenth-century American poet.
Short biography for schoolchildren mentions many of this American writer's books, and includes samples of the different kinds of writing he did.
Suggested classroom strategies for teaching about Whittier.
From the Haverhill Public Library. Also a partial list of Whittier-related materials in this Massachusetts library's special collections.
Biography of the abolitionist and poet.
Poems by Whittier about Hampton, New Hampshire. Articles and links about the poet's New Hampshire connections. Images pertaining to Whittier.
Highlights his ardent abolitionism. Includes selected poetry, an autobiographical letter, and the poet's account of an abolitionist convention.