|Creator:||Blodgett, Foster, 1826-1877|
|Title:||Foster Blodgett papers|
Foster Blodgett (1826-1877), born in Augusta, Georgia, politician.
The collection consists of papers relating to Foster Blodgett from 1861, 1870-1871. Contains correspondence pertaining to the disputed election of Blodgett to the U.S. Senate in 1870 and charges of perjury when taking the test oath. Correspondents include Henry S. Fitch, Henry R. Jackson, O.A. Lochrane, H.K. McKay, and William K. Stewart. Also includes one photograph of Blodgett in military uniform in 1861.
Arranged in chronological order.
Foster Blodgett papers, ms 669. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.