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Ford, Richard, (1796-1858), travel writer and art connoisseur

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Surname: Ford
Forenames: Richard
Gender: Male
Date: 1796-1858
Biography: ODNB link for Ford, Richard (1796-1858), art connoisseur and author
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P155260 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P10351 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Richard Ford
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
collected papers and corresp
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 43594 Ford

See HMC file Bean
1847-51: letters to Lord and Lady Lovelace
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 21980
1839-56: letters to Macvey Napier and others
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Index of MSS, IV, 1984
1833-58: letters to Sir William Stirling Maxwell (88) and Sir Edmund Head (71)
Glasgow City Archives
NRA 24669 Stirling
1834-1878: correspondence with notable artistic and literary figures, including Dominic Colnaghi, Anthony Panizzi, Charles Eastlake, Edward Lear, George Borrow, Thomas Lawrence, Anna Jameson, John Murray, John Everett Millais
National Gallery Research Centre
See Annual Return 2021