Obituary: Isaac Foster
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Dec 1988, p. 153

Media Type:
Item Type:
Isaac Foster, one of the early members of Glencoe's black community and one of the first to own a business here, "Ike" died Dec. 7 at age 82. Isaac and his brothers Erie, Jimmy and Theodore Foster were brought from Birmingham, Ala. to Glencoe in November 1917 by their Cherokee Indian grandmother and an aunt. His parents died before that in Alabama. Erie is Isaac's youngest and only surviving brother. Foster's daughters are Diane and Gloria.

Date of Publication:
22 Dec 1988
Personal Name(s):
Foster, Isaac
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Wilmette Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Obituary: Isaac Foster