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George Harding Foster Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0363

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter from Foster to his former student, Harrison B. Kinney, around 1950 describing his brief tenure as a writer for the Disney studio, including the workings of the studio and the personality and leadership of Walt Disney.


  • Creation: 1950


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Biographical / Historical

George Harding Foster was a Professor of English from 1947 to 1959 at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, with a brief time as a writer at the Disney Studio in the 1950's.


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Processing Information

Blue sheet prepared by Betty Kondayan (Dec. 2, 2009)


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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Lexington VA 24450 USA