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Subseries 2. Foster Family Books, 1800-1900

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries includes published books owned by Foster family members.

A222 Jane Foster's Prayer Book, 1854
C733 Pennsylvania Railroad Men's News, Vol. 9, No. 8, August 1897

Includes an article on the History of the PA Railroad company, written by William B. Foster, Jr.

C735 Excursion Trip of the Directors & Officers of the Pennsylvania R.R. Co., October 3, 1859

Includes a lock of William B. Foster, Jr.'s, hair.

D329 Latest Illustrated Reference Family Bible (NY: Bartlett & Jenkins), 1873

Morneweck Family bible, presented to Ephraim and Harriet Hanson Morneweck, married December 25, 1877 by Alfred and Mary Lamb Hanson. Includes some family photos pasted in at back.

D330 The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments together with the Apocrypha (New York: E. Duyckinck, Smith and Forman), 1812

Foster Family Bible, from William Foster, Sr., includes bio of William Foster written by Percy Smith, lots of handwritten genealogical information and Eliza Foster's obituaries.