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Foster, George Carey, 1835-1919, physicist
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Dates of existence
1835 - 1919
George Foster was professor of natural philosopy at Anderson's University from 1862 to 1865.
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Anderson's College, Glasgow (1796-1887)
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Foster was professor of natural philosophy at the University.
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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).
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Created by Kimberly Sommerville, July 2011.