Spacer graphic

Boston Public Library
Board of Trustees

Historical List
Spacer graphic

Trustees seal Spacer graphic
Thomas G. Appleton 1852-1856
John P. Bigelow 1852-1868
Edward Everett 1852-1864
Nathaniel B. Shurtleff 1852-1868
George Ticknor 1852-1866
William W. Greenough 1856-1888
Henry I. Bowditch 1865-1867
Winslow Lewis 1867
Justin Winsor 1867-1868
Samuel A. Green 1868-1878
Weston Lewis 1868-1879
George Putnum 1868-1877
Edwin P. Whipple 1868-1870
Jarvis D. Braman 1869-1872
Ellis W. Morton 1870-1873
George S. Hillard 1872-1875
Daniel S. Curtis 1873-1875
Richard Frothingham 1875-1879
George B. Chase 1876-1885
Benjamin F. Thomas 1877-1878
Samuel A. B. Abbott 1879-1895
James F. Clarke 1879-1888
Henry W. Haynes 1880-1894
William H. Whitmore 1885-1888
Phineas Pierce 1888-1894
Frederick O. Prince 1888-1899
William R. Richards 1889-1895
Josiah H. Benton 1894-1917
Henry P. Bowditch 1894-1902
Samuel Carr 1895-1896
1908-1922
James De Normandie 1895-1908
Francis A. Walker 1896
Solomon Lincoln 1897-1907
Thomas Dwight 1899-1908
Thomas F. Boyle 1902-1912
William F. Kenney 1908-1921
Alexander Mann 1908-1923
John A. Brett 1912-1916
Arthur T. Connolly 1916-1932
Daniel H. Coakley 1917-1919
Louis E. Kirstein 1919-1942
Michael J. Murray 1921-1926
Guy W. Currier 1922-1930
William A. Gaston 1923-1927
Gordon Abbott 1926-1931
Clifton H. Dwinnell 1927-1928
Frank W. Buxton 1928-1961
Ellery Sedgwick 1930-1948
John L. Hall 1931-1946
William H. O’Connell 1932-1936
Robert H. Lord 1936-1952
Abraham E. Pinanski 1943-1949
Francis B. Masterson 1946-1951
Frank J. Donahue 1948-1956
Lee M. Friedman 1949-1957
Patrick F. McDonald 1951-1963
Richard J. Cushing 1952-1958
Erwin D. Canham 1956-1973
Sidney R. Rabb 1957-1980
Edward G. Murray 1958-1979
Augustin H. Parker 1961-1979
Lenahan O’Connell 1963-1972
Patricia H. White 1972-1978
Frank B. Maher 1973-1980
Paul Parks 1979-1984
Arthur F.F. Snyder 1979-1983
Micho F. Spring 1980-1984
James V. Young 1980-1984
Doris K. Goodwin 1983-1990
William M. Bulger 1983-2008
Kevin F. Moloney 1984-1990
Berthé M. Gaines 1984-2011
Marianne R. Luthin 1984-1990
Robert W. Consalvo 1990-1993
William O. Taylor 1990-2006
Arthur F.F. Snyder 1990-1996
Michael J. Whouley 1993-1995
V. Paul Deare 1995-2003
Donna M. DePrisco 1995-2012
David McCullough 1995-2000
Pamela Seigle 1995-2003
Kim Lan Tran 1995-1996
Libby Lai-Bun Chiu 1996-2000
Joseph E. Mullaney 1996-2004
Angelo M. Scaccia 2000-2009
James Carroll 2000-2011
Karyn M. Wilson 2003-2009
Jeffrey B. Rudman 2004-
Zamawa Arenas 2006-
A. Raymond Tye 2006-2010
Evelyn Arana-Ortiz 2009-
Paul La Camera 2009-
Carol Fulp 2010-
Byron Rushing 2010-
Dennis Lehane 2011-
John T. Hailer 2013-
Laura DeBonis 2013-