Miscellaneous verses and other fragments by John Rawlinson Ford and others

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

40 miscellaneous, mainly satirical, verses and other fragments by John Rawlinson Ford, R.A. Henderson, Walter Austin and others, written while working as clerks in 1863, in the office of Payne, Eddison and Ford, solicitors, of Leeds; with a list of contents

Administrative / Biographical History

John Rawlinson Ford (1844-1934), the son of Robert Lawson Ford the solicitor and his wife Hannah (ne Pease), worked as a solicitor in Leeds and was awarded an honorary LL.D. (Leeds) in 1919.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Mrs Eleanor M. Ford, 1974

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

Contents listed in Handlist 116