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.
- Collection Number
- Charles Howell Foster papers
- Foster, Charles H. (Charles Howell), 1913-
- 0.5 Linear Feet, 134 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
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.
Access to the Collection
Collection is open for research.
Use & Permissions
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], Charles Howell Foster Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Charles Howell Foster, originally from Luray, Virginia, was a Professor of American Literature at the University of Minnesota.
Click to find related materials at Duke University Libraries.
- Frost, Robert, 1874-1963
- Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
- University of Minnesota -- Faculty
- University of Iowa -- Faculty
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