Thomas J. Foster, Founder of the World Schoolhouse, the International Correspondence Schools, 1905.
flipFlip to Administration Building, International Correspondence School, Scranton, PA, 1910.
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Black and white portrait.

Credit: Courtesy of Weinberg Memorial Library, University of Scranton

Thomas Foster had a knack for the practical and efficient. His career in journalism and his intimate knowledge of mining and the world of miners in northeastern Pennsylvania provided the raw material for the publishing giant he founded.

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