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Ford Foundation Bibliography

This bibliography was compiled by staff of the Benson Ford Research Center’s Archives and Library Department based on materials in our collections. If you have questions about these resources, please use our Submit a Question feature. If you are interested in duplication, please see our Duplication Resources FAQ.

Archival

  • Acc. 923 Ford Foundation Collection, 1936 -1969 
    • box 1
      • Background, 1936-1952
      • Contributions, 1936-1945
      • Articles (3 folders)
      • Publications
    • box 2-3 Annual Reports, 1951-1969
    • box 4-6 States within the United States (includes reports on grants), ca. 1957-1963
       
  • Acc. 1189 Ford Foundation subseries, 1956
    • box 1 William Greenleaf manuscript for the unpublished monograph Ford Foundation: The Formative Years (I. A Broader Range II. Charting A Course III. Men & Issues IV. A New Regime V. Frontiers of Philanthropy: The United States VI. Frontiers of Philanthropy: The World Arena VII. Under Challenge VIII. Foundation Titan IX. The Pattern of Commitment X. Transition)
       
  • Acc. 587 Office of Henry Ford and Clara Ford Estate Records
    • box 6 Ford Foundation, 1945
    • box 7 Ford Foundation regarding Clara Ford Fund
      • General, 1948-1950 
      • Annual meeting and clippings, 1951 
      • Minute book, 1949-1950 
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  • Acc. 1 Fair Lane Papers
    • box 144 Ford Foundation, correspondence and administrative materials, 1936-1943 
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  • Acc. 285 Henry Ford Office Papers
    • box 1891 The Ford Foundation, 1936
    • box 2012 The Ford Foundation, 1937
      • General
      • Property deeded by Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford
    • box 2275 The Ford Foundation, 1939-1940
    • box 2481 The Ford Foundation - General, 1941-1942
    • box 2664 The Ford Foundation, 1943-1944
    • box 2824 The Ford Foundation, 1945-1946 
      • Contributions to December 31, 1946
    • box 2950 The Ford Foundation, 1947-1949
    • box 3037 Ford Foundation, 1950-1952
      • General Folder
      • Re: Richmond Hill Plantation
      • Re: Dearborn Realty
      • Re: Details of items totaling $72,524.70 bequeathed to The Ford Foundation by the Will of the late Henry Ford; Miscellaneous property in the Engineering Lab; Early American records-manual, etc.; Trustees' Certificates from First National Bank-Fort Myers; List of musical instruments, 1951
      • Re: Assignment of Miscellaneous Assets in the Henry Ford Estate to the Ford Foundation, $62,524.70; Miscellaneous property from Engineering Lab to Museum of Edison Institute; Early American Dance Records-Manuals; Trustees' Certificates, 1951
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  • Acc. 1410 Ford Foundation Subject File Records, 1949-1977 (bulk 1966-1976)
    • Records maintained in Benson Ford's office relating to his activities as a trustee of the Ford Foundation
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  • Acc. EI 90 William Clay Ford Edison Institute Records
    • box 13 Miscellaneous Reports - Reports to Ford Foundation, 1966-1974
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  • Acc. 289 Real Estate Records Subseries  
    • box 7 Ford Foundation

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