Joel Parker Whitney

Man’s best friend: Joel Parker Whitney’s pet coyote

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a three-part series on Joel Parker Whitney’s coyote. Read the first here. Joel Parker Whitney published this article in ...

Whitney shared tale of captive coyote

Joel Parker Whitney published this article in the Sportsmen’s Review of Cincinnati in 1904.  He pasted it into his diary, where Jean Day discovered it earlier this year. ...

Whitney family entombed in pyramid-shaped mausoleum

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a two-part series on the pyramid-style mausoleum built by Joel Parker Whitney. Joel Parker Whitney died at age 78 in 1913. His cremated re ...

Rocklin has its own pyramid

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part series on Rocklin’s pyramid In January 1913, Joel Parker Whitney, died in Del Monte, California after a long bout with kidney ...

Parker Whitney expands ranch's use

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a three-part series on Whitney Ranch. By the early 1870s George Whitney and four of his six sons had expanded their sheep ranch to about 18 ...