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Charles Foster Diary Photographs

 Collection — other: 1 folder in Box 2
Identifier: AppMs-189

Scope and Contents

The Charles Foster Diary Photographs consists of twenty 4 3/4" x 3 1/2" black and white copy prints of illustrations contained in the Foster diary.


  • 1835-1853


Conditions Governing Access

The photographs are open for research.


20.00 Items

1.00 folder(s)


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.

Related Materials

A copy of the thesis, "The Diary of Charles Foster" by Howard Thomas Sleigh, Jr. (ETSU, 1973) has been catalogued into Special Collections.

Processing Information

Marie Tedesco completed processing and the collection was opened in June 1995.
Marie Tedesco
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA