Guide to the Charles Howell Foster Papers, 1920-1979
Professor of American Literature, University of Minnesota.
The collection is largely correspondence but also includes clippings.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Foster, Charles H. (Charles Howell), 1913-
- Charles Howell Foster Papers, 1920-1979
- Language of Material
- 0.5 Linear Feet, 134 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Correspondence (1936-1979) chiefly from or pertaining to Norman Foerster, professor of English and pioneer in the teaching of American literature, discussing Foster's career and Foerster's activities following his resignation from the University of Iowa, 1944. Also, clippings about or references to Robert Frost and Harriet Beecher Stowe; and printed material.
Collection is open for research.
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Charles Howell Foster, originally from Luray, Virginia, was a Professor of American Literature at the University of Minnesota.
[Identification of item], Charles Howell Foster Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Charles Howell Foster Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1979.
Processed by Kimberly Sims, May 2011
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, July 2011
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.