Finding aid for the William Foster Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Foster, William
Title: William Foster Papers
Dates: 1862-1866
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: William Foster (1840-1907) was a medical student from Scio (New Market), in Harrison County, Ohio who became a sergeant and hospital steward in the 126th Regiment of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the American Civil War. He was involved in numerous battles before he mustered out in July, 1865. He married Katherine Humphrey that September. The collection consists of photocopies of Civil War correspondence, mainly to Katherine Humphrey.
MS Number MS 3881
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English