Fred C. Eastman graduated from Baldwin University in 1884. He immediately accepted the position of Professor of Latin and Greek at Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina, where he remained one year. From 1885 to 1889 he was Professor of Latin and Greek in Dakota University, Mitchell, South Dakota. In 1889 he went to Upper Iowa University, Fayette, Iowa, as Professor of Greek and Latin and in 1896 he was made President of the University and College Association ot Iowa. He became President of North East Iowa Teachers' Association and member of the State Educational Council in 1897. Mr. Eastman is a well known lecturer and in the years between 1894 and 1897 he lectured before over one hundred County Institutes in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska and South Dakota.