These papers document Salem Ford's athletic interests at Male High School and at the University of Louisville through photographs and scrapbooks (created using stenographers' notebooks). The collection also contains photographs documenting Ford's experiences during World War I, and images of the Ford family. Also included is a typescript copy of "Reminiscences of S.H. Ford, Capt. CSA, 1861-1865."
Open to researchers.
0.25 linear feet (1 half-manuscript box)
Salem Ford, son of University of Louisville president Arthur Ford, was a 1914 graduate of Male High, where he was a member of the football and track teams. He attended the University of Louisville.