Anita Weschler Papers, 1898-1991 51 linear ft.
Correspondence, manuscripts, and notes. The correspondence consists of a selected file for 1936-40; 1942-43, in 5 bound volumes documenting White's career as Librarian at Fisk University, the University of North Carolina and the University of Illinois. Among the correspondence are Robert B. Downs, Louis Round Wilson, and William Warner Bishop, as well as numerous other college and university librarians and presidents. Also includes photocopies of correspondence (11 items, 1947-48) relating to the library school program at Columbia University, specifically the creation of a full professorship for a specialist in the "foundation of librarianship" and correspondence (24 items, 1961-65) relating to White's activities in Nigeria as program specialist in library administration for the Ford Foundation. There are three mimeographed copies of bibliographies by White et al.: "Sources of Information in Economics, Business and Labor: a Bibliography;" "Social Psychology;" and "Political Science" as well as handwritten notes for same. These bibliographies were used in his course work for the School of Library Service. Also included are 2 offprints concerning the education for librarianship; one photograph and 2 postcards of different university libraries
Ezio Martinelli Papers, 1927-1968 5.25 linear ft.
F. Champion Ward professional papers, 1940-2007 3.42 Cubic Feet
General Papers of F. Champion Ward
Ford Foundation records, 1936-2015 3033.07 Cubic Feet
The collection consists of grant files, the correspondence and reports of program and executive officers from the Ford Foundation, catalogued reports, administrative records, films, photographs, building records, and other materials that document the philanthropic work of the Ford Foundation.
Ford Foundation records, Action Control Slips, 1957-1966 24 microform reels
Action Control Slips were used by the Ford Foundation to route incoming correspondence and project proposals. The Action Control Slips can be used in conjunction with the Ford Foundation's Central Index cards (FA736) to identify where correspondence was filed within the Ford Foundation's central records (Grant files, Project files, Log files, and General Correspondence files).
Ford Foundation records, Administration, 1947-2011 339.48 Cubic Feet
Includes the records of the following offices or departments: Office of the President, Office of the Vice President, Associate Director, Board of Trustees, Building Services, Comptroller, Executive Officer Files, Information Services, Personnel Services, Board on Overseas Training and Research, Office of Communications, Office of Finance, Office of Management Services and Office of Reports.