Poet Whittier’s Younger Brother Matthew Focus of Virtual Lecture Series Next Week

Matthew Franklin Whittier.

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Matthew Franklin Whittier, brother of Haverhill poet John Greenleaf Whittier, is the subject of a virtual lecture next Thursday.

Author Larry Glatz discusses Whittier’s younger brother as part of Whittier Birthplace’s continuing Virtual Lecture Series.

The talk takes place Thursday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m., online. Register at whittierbirthplace.org/events.

The program is free, but there is a suggested donation of $10 per household.

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