Biography of Charles Ambrose Foster
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 813
Scope and Contents
Typewritten research paper for a Religion 242 class at Brigham Young University taught by "Bro. Porter." Cosman writes about the role played by Charles A. Foster and his brother, Robert Foster, in the murder of the first president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith (1805-1844). Charles Foster later became mayor of Vicksburg, Mississippi, and was the director of two hospitals.
- Cosman, William Foster (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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Biographical / Historical
Student at Brigham Young University.
1 item (12 pages)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscript.
- Register of Biography of Charles Ambrose Foster
- Rose Frank
- 20 April 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.