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Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939



  • Existence: December 17, 1873 - June 26, 1939


Ford Madox Ford (1873-1939), English novelist, poet, critic, and editor.

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

"A History of Literature", 1938 Jul 14

 Part of Collection — Box 105: [Barcode: 39002093714351], Folder: GROUP 148, V-1, Box 106: [Barcode: 39002093714369], Folder: GROUP 148, V-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Typewritten manuscript with corrections by author of the first draft of Ford's The March of Literature.

Dates: 1938 Jul 14

William Rose Benét Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1100
Scope and Contents:

The William Rose Benét papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, printed material, and personal and family papers documenting the life and work of American author and editor William Rose Benét. The collection spans the years 1847 to 1957, with the bulk of the collection dating from roughly 1900 to 1950.

Collection material is chiefly in English; with some material in French, Italiana, Russian, and Hebrew.

Dates: 1847-1957, bulk 1920-1950

Joseph Conrad Collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 1207

The Joseph Conrad Collection contains writings, correspondence, and other material by or relating to Joseph Conrad.

Dates: 1860-1957

Susan Wilbur Jones papers

Call Number: WA MSS S-2350
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, writings, and other papers recording Susan Wilbur Jones' years in Europe, Chicago, and Cambridge, Mass. as a student, editor, author, wife, and mother. In addition to much material on Susan's family life and life as a student, the papers contain references to the Chicago literary world, in which Susan and her husband Llewellyn socialized with Harriet Monroe, Floyd Dell, John Cowper Powys, Edgar Lee Masters, Carl Sandburg, and Mark Turbyfill. The correspondence is...
Dates: 1873-1970

Letters : to Paul Palmer, 1936 September 2-1938 September 16, undated

 Part of Collection — Box 266: [Barcode: 39002140920480], Folder: 27
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Three typescript letters and one autograph manuscript letter, signed, discussing travel plans, an NBC broadcast he gave about the King of England, and the status of his work. Ford also provides a list of vignettes he is working on.

Dates: 1936 September 2-1938 September 16, undated

"Mr. Keating's Memorial Conrad Collection", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 7: [Barcode: 39002137224839], Folder: GROUP 148, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Holograph and typed manuscript.

Dates: n.d.

Note : Paris, to [Paul?] Palmer, 1936 Nov 10

 Part of Collection — Box 7: [Barcode: 39002137224839], Folder: GROUP 148, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

AN, signed "F. M. F."

Removed from Portraits from Life, by Ford Madox Ford, Gateway Edition.

Dates: 1936 Nov 10

Ezra Pound Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 43

The Ezra Pound Papers document the literary career and political interests of Ezra Pound. Major correspondents include Richard Aldington, George Antheil, William Bird, T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, James Laughlin, Wyndham Lewis, Marianne Moore, Odon Por, and Henry Swabey. The collection contains manuscripts of many of Pound's works, including the Cantos, Guide to Kulchur, and scripts of Pound's wartime radio broadcasts.

Dates: 1868-1976

George Bernard Shaw collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 279

The collection consists primarily of letters from Shaw to various correspondents, including Ford Madox Ford, Archibald Henderson, and the firm of T. Fisher Unwin; and writings by Shaw, including an annotated typescript of Arms and the Man and a draft of the Prologue to Caesar and Cleopatra.

Dates: 1894-1947

Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 76
Abstract: The Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Papers contain manuscripts of writings, letters, clippings, photographs, artworks, and personal papers relating to the life and work of Gertrude Stein and her companion, Alice B. Toklas, and to Gertrude's brother, Leo Stein, an artist and writer. As well as holding the bulk of Stein's literary output (often described as "experimental" or "cubist" writing), the materials document Stein and Toklas' involvement with the literary and art...
Dates: 1837-1961