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John Thompson Ford papers, 1809-1960

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Playbooks, 1809-circa 1890 (continued)
Rival Tenants
The Robber's Wife
Romance and Reality
The Rose of Ettrick Vale
St. Mary's Eve
Sam's Courtship
Sarah the Creole
Satan in Paris
The Sergeant's Wedding
The Sergeant's Wife
School for Coquettes
BOX 13 The School for Prodigals
The School of Reform
A Scrap of Paper
The Sea of Ice
The Secret
Seeing Warren
She Stoops to Conquer
A Sheep in Wolf's Clothing
The Sheriff of the County
Shocking Events
A Silent Protector
Sisterly Service
The Six Degrees of Crime
The Sleeper Awakened
The Social War of 1900
Speed the Plough
Stage Struck
The Streets of New York
The Stupid Servant
The Suspicious Husband
Sweethearts and Wives
The Swiss Cottage
There's No Smoke without Fire
An Uncle Too Many
Under the Gaslight
Vandyke Brown
The Vermont Wool-Dealer
Very Little Faust and More Mephistopheles
BOX 14 The Veteran
Walter Brand
Wanted, a Young Lady
War to the Knife
Warlock of the Glen
Water Witches
The Wept of the Wish-Ton-Wish
Which of the Two?
White Farm
The White Horse of the Peppers
Whitbait at Greenwich
Who is Who?
Who Killed Cock Robin?
Why Women Weep
The Wicked World
Widow Freeheart
The Widow's Victim
The Wife
William Tell
The Winter's Tale
Wizard of the Wave
The Woman in Red
Woman's Vows and Mason's Oaths
The Wonder
A Wonderful Woman
The Woodman's Hut
The Writing on the Wall
The Youthful Queen
BOX 15-17 Playbills, 1856-1881
Theater programs and broadsides.
Arranged chronologically under the name of the theater.
BOX 15 Holliday Street Theatre, Baltimore, Md.
22 Aug. 1856-1 Aug. 1857 See Oversize
7 Sept. 1860-18 Apr. 1861
21 Aug. 1861-22 July 1862 See Oversize
20 Aug. 1863-25 June 1864 See Oversize
BOX 16 1 Aug. 1867-11 June 1868
Feb.-June 1871 See Oversize
Ford's Grand Opera House, Baltimore, Md.
13 Sept. 1875-27 May 1876 See Oversize
BOX 17 2 Feb.-27 May 1876 ( The Stage)
Sept. 1876-2 June 1877 See Oversize
18 Aug. 1879-28 May 1880 See Oversize
21 Aug. 1880-2 Apr. 1881 See Oversize
Ford's Athenaeum, Washington, D.C., 19 Mar.-31 Dec. 1862 See Oversize
Ford's New Theatre, Washington, D.C., 26 Aug. 1863-6 Aug. 1864 See Oversize
BOX 18-21 Scrapbooks, 1846-1923
Lizzie Ford's scrapbooks.
Arranged according to the numbers assigned to six of the volumes by Lizzie Ford, followed by a seventh unnumbered volume. Scrapbooks are accompanied by folders of loose material that had been inserted in the volumes.
BOX 18 Vol. 1
(2 folders)
Vol. 2
(2 folders)
BOX 19 Vol. 3
(2 folders)
Vol. 4
(2 folders)
BOX 20 Vol. 5 See also Oversize
(3 folders)
Vol. 6
(2 folders)
BOX 21 Vol. 7
(2 folders)
BOX 21-22 Addition, 1849-1960
Family correspondence, ledger, photocopies of autographs books, incomplete typescript biography of John Thompson Ford, a list of plays, printed matter, and other documents.
Arranged alphabetically by topic or type of material.
BOX 21 Account book for free summer excursions used as a notebook, 1876, undated
Autograph books, photocopies
Ford, Annie E., 1849-1877
Ford, Lizzie, 1867-1924
Charleston Theatre, Charleston, S.C., 1869-1870
Family correspondence, 1858-1886, 1893
(4 folders)
Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., circa 1863, 1960, undated See also Oversize
Holliday Street Theatre, Baltimore, Md., list of plays in library, 1874, undated
"John T. Ford of Baltimore," incomplete biography by John Ford Sollers, undated
BOX 22 Ledger and scrapbook, 1869-1879
Menus, 1883-1889
Miscellany, 1915, undated
Printed matter, 1859, 1870
(2 folders)
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