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The legacy of Andrew J. Foster continues on through others especially sharing his memory and narratives with us. Below are the links relating to Foster.
Honoring Andrew Foster, February 12, 2020. ASL Connect, Gallaudet University.
Photo still courtesy of ASL Connect.
Sign language needs policy protection in Ghana: U of T expert by Mama Adobea Nii Owoo. University of Toronto, January 22, 2019.
Andrew Foster with students from the boarding school for deaf children at Mampong-Akwapim, Ghana, about 1961. Photo courtesy of Gallaudet University Archives.
Seeds of Hope: The Andrew Jackson Foster Story, produced by Gary Brooks. Gallaudet University, 2018.
Photo still courtesy of Gary Brooks and Gallaudet University.
Andrew J. Foster as Visionary Leader, May 2014. Gallaudet University Sesquicentennial Celebration.
Photo courtesy of Office of University Communications, Gallaudet University.
150 Symposium: The Life and Work of Andrew Foster, April 9, 2014. Gallaudet University Sesquicentennial Celebration.
A Man of the People, produced by Jim Dellon. Deaf Mosaic, Gallaudet University, 1988.
Photo still by Deaf Mosaic.
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