The prints are organized into one series and arranged sequentially by numbers assigned to each print.
Method of Acquisition
The Charles Foster Diary Photographs were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Howard Thomas Sleigh, Jr. in August 1986. The original diary and plates of Foster's drawings were in the possession of Martha B. Hammer of Johnson City, Tennessee.
A copy of the thesis, "The Diary of Charles Foster" by Howard Thomas Sleigh, Jr. (ETSU, 1973) has been catalogued into Special Collections.
Marie Tedesco completed processing and the collection was opened in June 1995.