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James O. Freedman

In Memoriam: 1935 - 2006

Photo Gallery:

President Freedman and President Wright
President Freedman transfers the Wentworth Bowl to his longtime friend and colleague, James Wright, at Wright's inauguration in 1998.

Mr. and Mrs. Freedman are entertained by Dartmouth Outing Club members at the Moosilauke Ravine Lodge.

Norman E. "Sandy" McCulloch Jr. '50, former chair of the Board of Trustees, announcing Mr. Freedman's appointment as the 15th president in Dartmouth's Wheelock Succession.

Mr. Freedman dons his robe in preparation for his own inauguration in 1987.

Mr. Freedman in conversation with students.

President Freedman lends a hand to the snow sculpture committee before Winter Carnival.

Commencement 1995. Two presidents enjoy each other's company.
(All photos courtesy Dartmouth College Library)
James O. and Bathsheba Freedman
James O. Freedman and his wife, Bathsheba, looking into the gardens from the doorway of the President's House. (Photo copyright Jon Gilbert Fox)

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Last Updated: 5/30/08