|Title||Membership certificate of John Foster in the Boston Society of Natural History, 1864|
|Date||1864 May 9|
|Dates of Creation||1864 May 9|
|Scope & Content||
Certificate elects Foster as a resident member of the Boston Society of Natural History, and is signed by James C. White, secretary, and Jeffries Wyman, president.
|Admin/Biographical History||Note on the back of certificate indicates that John Foster is a 7th generation merchant of Boston, Mass.|
Natural history--Societies, etc.
Boston Society of Natural History
White, James C.