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Ford, Henry Jones, 1851-1925
Ford Family Papers
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.4 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1


Consists of papers of Princeton politics professor Henry Jones Ford and genealogical material relating to the Ford family.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection contains correspondence, documents, and photographs of Ford, Princeton professor of politics (1908-1920), his wife, Bertha Batory Ford, and their children, John Howard Ford and Bertha Dorothy (Dolly) Ford Hildt. Also included are two letters by Bertha Ford's father, Ignatius Batory, genealogical material relating to the Ford, Jones, Cole, Anderson, and Preston families of Maryland, a biographical sketch about Henry Jones Ford by Edward S. Corwin, and printed articles by and about Ford.

Collection Creator Biography:

Ford, Henry Jones, 1851-1925

Henry Jones Ford (1851-1925) was a political scientist, journalist, university professor, and government official.

Collection History


Gift of Curt Buhler.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Feng Zhu '14 in 2013.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Ford Family Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1