FOSHEE, JOHN HUGH, 1931-2003

Electrical draftsman, designer; photographer. Born– November 19, 1931, Birmingham. Parents– John H. and Grace (Thomson) Foshee. Married– Reba, June 15, 1956. Married– Marta, July 8, 1967. Children– One. Education– attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Employed as an electrical draftsman and designer; retired 1985. Taught classes in canoeing at UAB. Published many articles in outdoor, trade, and general periodicals. Founder and president, Birmingham Canoe Club. Died October 31, 2013.


Contemporary Authors online; obituary


Alabama Canoe Rides and Float Trips. Huntsville, Ala.; Strode, 1975

Little River Canyon; Grand Canyon of the South. S.l.; Privately printed, 1971.

Solo Canoeing:  A Guide to the Fundamentals, Equipment, and Techniques for Running Rivers Solo in an Open Canoe.  Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole, 1985.

You, Too, Can Canoe. Huntsville, Ala.; Strode, 1977.