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Francis Charles Foster papers, 1844-1915.

Author: Francis Charles Foster; Leonard Foster
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Consist chiefly of diaries, kept from 1857 until just before his death in 1915. They record few personal feelings, but are a meticulous account of the weather, personal expenses and charities. Most of the letters are from the period of his Grand Tour in Europe (1854-1856). They include some sent to him by his father. There are also a few letters by Francis from other periods of his life and material on his Harvard  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Photographs
Diaries
Named Person: Francis Apthorp Foster; Francis Charles Foster; Leonard Foster; William Foster; Foster family.; Foster family.; Francis Apthorp Foster
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Charles Foster; Leonard Foster
OCLC Number: 64434444
Description: 3 linear ft

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Consist chiefly of diaries, kept from 1857 until just before his death in 1915. They record few personal feelings, but are a meticulous account of the weather, personal expenses and charities. Most of the letters are from the period of his Grand Tour in Europe (1854-1856). They include some sent to him by his father. There are also a few letters by Francis from other periods of his life and material on his Harvard career. At the end of the collection is a group of photographs of Foster, his wife and children.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Person\/foster_francis_apthorp_1872_1966<\/a>> # Francis Apthorp Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1872<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1966<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Francis Apthorp<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Francis Apthorp Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Person\/foster_francis_charles_1829_1915<\/a>> # Francis Charles Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1829<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1915<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Francis Charles<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Francis Charles Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Person\/foster_leonard_1787_1855<\/a>> # Leonard Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1787<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1855<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Leonard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Leonard Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Person\/foster_leonard_1857_1884<\/a>> # Leonard Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1857<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1884<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Leonard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Leonard Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Person\/foster_william_1777_1863<\/a>> # William Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1777<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1863<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"William Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/48396799#Topic\/wharves_massachusetts_boston<\/a>> # Wharves--Massachusetts--Boston<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh90005234<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Wharves--Massachusetts--Boston<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1174313<\/a>> # Wharves<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Wharves<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1245064<\/a>> # Europe.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Europe.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/45972360<\/a>> # Francis Apthorp Foster<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1872<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1966<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Francis Apthorp<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Francis Apthorp Foster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>