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Ford's Theatre collection

Identifier: MS 0369


This is an artificial collection that contains financial records and theater programs from Ford's Theatre in Baltimore, dated 1880-1917.


  • 1880-1917

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine and satisfy copyright clearances or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information visit the MCHC’s Rights and Permissions page.


3.67 Linear Feet (4 full Hollinger boxes; 2 flat boxes)

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Scope and Contents

The financial records of Ford's Theatre in Baltimore include journals (1893-95), daybooks (1880-86), treasurer's statements (1894-1917), and salary lists (1881). Also, 1 misc. vol. "Billee Taylor", a comic opera in 2 acts by Stevens and Solomon.

Guide to the Ford's Theatre collection
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Revision Statements

  • 2019-07-29: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States