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Minard Irwin Foster

Minard Irwin Foster, American government official. Member of the United States, international commissions Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses.; Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.; Member American, Southern economics associations, Order of Artus, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Psi.

Background

  • Foster, Minard Irwin was born on December 8, 1915 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Irwin Bell and Mary (Johnstone) Foster.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, U. Miami, 1950, Master of Arts, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, 1953.

    Career

    • Assistant professor economics U. Miami, 1953-1954. With Tennessee Valley Authority, 1954-1979, economist, supervisor borrowing, and investment, 1958-1962, chief navigation resources branch, 1962-1967, director navigation development and regional studies, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1967-1979. Lecturer, U. Chattanooga, 1954-1963.

    Membership

    Member of the United States, international commissions Permanent International Association Navigation Congresses. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American, Southern economics associations, Order of Artus, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Freeman, March 30, 1946. Children: Mary (Mistress.
    • father: Irwin Bell Foster
    • mother: Mary (Johnstone) Foster
    • spouse: Margaret Freeman
    • child: Mary (Mrs Foster
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    Born December 8, 1915
    Died October 8, 1979
    (aged 63)
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