Collection MS/MS 01.179 - Foster C. Rinefort Jr. Papers

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US US-IaGG MS/MS 01.179

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Foster C. Rinefort Jr. Papers




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Foster Christian Rinefort Jr. has a B.A. from Grinnell College in History & Business Administration, class of 1956. He also earned subsequent degrees at California State University, San Francisco and Texas A&M University. He grew up in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. He was active in track while at Grinnell. He left school before his senior year to complete his military service, but returned to finish his senior year.

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Papers detailing the personal and family history of Foster C. Rinefort Jr., Grinnell College class of 1956. Emphasis on athletics.

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A travel alarm that was given in 1956 as a prize for medaling at the Journal Track-Games Midwest Relay was moved to the Department of Athletics, specifically to Andrew Hamilton for placement in an athletics display.

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