Who was F. S. Edmonds?
The Franklin Spencer Edmonds School has been serving the Mt. Airy community since 1948. Meet Dr. Franklin Spencer Edmonds (March 28, 1874 - October 29, 1945):
- Bachelor of Arts, 1891
- Bachelor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1893
- Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1894
- Doctor of Law, University of Pennsylvania, 1903
- Teacher of History, Central High School, 1895
- Professor of Political Science and Law, Swarthmore College, 1904 - 1910
- Solicitor for The Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1905 - 1905
- Member of the Philadelphia Board of Education, 1906 - 1911
- Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1921 - 1925
Dr. Edmonds led a distinguished life. We are proud to be part of his legacy.
Dr. Franklin Spencer Edmonds