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Foster, Dwight 1757-1823

Overview
Works: 25 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 203 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215,
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Most widely held works about Dwight Foster
 
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Most widely held works by Dwight Foster
Mr. Dwight Foster's motion, June 6. 1798 by Dwight Foster( )
10 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the secretary of the Treasury, on the subject of the public debt. Presented to the House of Representatives, February 7th, 1792 by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[n.p.] by Oliver Wolcott( )
1 edition published in 1798 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Inviting Mr. Foster to dinner
Foster family papers ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection includes letters written by Rebecca Faulkner Foster, primarily to her husband, Dwight Foster; letters from their daughter Pamela Foster to her father and to her brother, Algernon Sidney Foster; and letters written - often jointly - by Lydia Stiles Foster and her husband Alfred Dwight Foster to Lydia's sister Mary Maccarty Stiles Newcomb (1807-1872), and occasionally to Mary's husband Henry Knox Newcomb (1796-1868). There are also occasional notes from Alfred and Lydia's family friend, the miniaturist Elizabeth Goodridge Stone (1798-1882)
Papers by Dwight Foster( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Dwight Foster, Massachusetts congressman, senator, and jurist, include family letters of his father Jedediah, chief justice of the Superior Court of Massachusetts, his brothers Theodore, senator from Rhode Island, and Peregrine, a stockholder in the Ohio Company and land speculator in Virginia and Ohio. Correspondence includes letters from Theodore and Dwight Foster describing their lives at Brown University, politics, and their allegiance to the Federal Party; and letters from Dwight Foster to his daughters Pamela and Sophia. Also, papers concerning the town of Brookfield, Mass., of which Dwight Foster was a selectman, and papers relating to cases that Jedediah and Dwight Foster adjudicated in the Massachusetts courts. Other correspondents include Joseph Allen, Moses Brown Jr., Theodore Dwight, Abigail Foster, and Foster's grand-nephew, Dwight Foster
Foster family autograph collection by Foster family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also includes personal, legal and military papers kept by generations of the Foster and related Dwight families of Massachusetts including Joseph Dwight (1703 1765), Dwight Foster (1757-1823), Jedediah Foster (1726 1779), and Dwight Foster (1757 1823) among other family members, 1648-1930; legal correspondence kept by Dwight Foster (1828-1884) while serving as a lawyer with the firm Foster and Estabrook in Worcester, Mass., 1856-57; and legal documents related to family estates managed by Abbott Lawrence of Boston, Mass., 1836-91
Papers by Charles P Greenough( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Autograph collection of letters and documents, chiefly of a legal or political nature, mostly assembled between 1877-1905. Includes papers of Barnabas Bidwell, Timothy Bigelow, George S. Boutwell, George Davis, Henry A.S. Dearborn, Daniel Dewey, Dwight Foster, John Hancock, Thomas Hancock, Nahum Mitchell, James Sullivan, Increase Sumner, George Thatcher, Henry Vose, and Ezekial Whitman
by Benjamin J Gilbert( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal correspondence, accounts, and compositions
William Allen (1756-1842) letter to Dwight Foster by William Allen( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter signed William Allen, dated Providence, August 14, 1786, to Dwight Foster, discusses the purchase of a farm at Brookfield, Mass., administrative changes in the state of Massachusetts following the recent election, and the new paper money
by Benjamin J Gilbert( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personal correspondence, accounts, and compositions
 
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