Created By: Heritage Hill Association
Mr. Foster was a prominent banker at the First National Bank. He started as a Messenger and after 27 years at the bank became one of its Vice Presidents. Mr. Foster was born in Galt, Ontario, Canada. He also served in the civil war for the forty-seventh Iowa Volunteers in company H. He was a devoted member of the Presbyterian Church.
This home is a two story brick with rusticated ashlar used for the foundation, lintels, and sills. The entry has double doors with leaded glass transoms. At the side of the property is the original carriage house.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Heritage Hill Historic District Walking Tour