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Henry Ford (Organization)

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Works: 124 works in 128 publications in 1 language and 501 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Juvenile works 
Classifications: E178, 629.2222
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Most widely held works by Henry Ford (Organization)
Behind the magic : 50 years of Disneyland by Karal Ann Marling ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time traveler ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Henry Ford by Henry Ford (Organization) ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides information about the programs and facilities of The Henry Ford, an organization in Dearborn, Mich., the components of which include the Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, the Benson Ford Research Center, the Ford Rouge Factory Tour, and the IMAX Theater. Programs are designed around U.S. objects, stories, and lives from traditions of ingenuity and innovation
The Model T reconsidered : proceedings from the World of the Model T Conference by World of the Model T Conference ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detroit Publishing Company online exhibit ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ford Model T automobile ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
View of Ford Motor Company draftsmen at work; employee making wood pattern of a part. New 1949 Ford automobiles being tested on test track, including testing for blowouts. Ford Model T viewed alongside 1949 Ford. View of advertising poster. Model T followed by new Ford being driven out of plant. View of the final assembly line. Henry Ford II and another man inspecting completed car and driving it off the assembly line
Henry Ford at Cotswold Cottage ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Henry Ford leaves car as it approaches Cotswold Cottage, which he brought from the Cotswold Region, England, to Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan in 1930. He confers with Edward J. Cutler, Ford Motor Company draftsman who became the architect for Henry Ford's historic Greenfield Village
Ford Model T assembly line ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Opens with shields and running boards being positioned and secured, followed by views of Highland Park workers on the assembly line assembling the Ford Model T. Includes crane lowering chassis to body, securing the fenders, installing the radiator, placing the hood, installing and filling the gas tank, assembling the dash, and attaching wheels and tires. Close-ups of engine, transmission, starting button, and generator. In closing, a Model T is driven on a deeply rutted road
Dedication of cornerstone of Henry Ford Museum ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thomas Edison operates a steam engine in Fort Myers Laboratory while Henry Ford and others observe. Henry Ford and Thomas Edison talk with each other and with others in the laboratory. Thomas Edison carries Luther Burbank's spade up to a platform where he sinks the spade into a slab of wet concrete as his son takes photographs and spectators watch. Edison then signs the slab with a stick as Henry Ford stands behind him and watches
Henry Ford running train ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Detroit, Toledo, and Ironton train going down tracks with Henry Ford running the engine
The Henry Ford Trade School ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Views of the exterior and interior of the Henry Ford Trade School in Michigan. Boys applying for entrance to the school, enrolling, punching a time clock, receiving supplies, badges, and class programs. Instructors and students in drawing class. Instructors demonstrating the safe use of shop equipment, including the use of micrometers and lathes. Students doing math at the chalkboard and visiting the library. Classes in physics and chemistry. Student demonstrating to a class how to operate a gas engine
Light's golden anniversary, part 1 ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
President Herbert Hoover and Mrs. Hoover arrive in Dearborn, Michigan by train and are greeted by Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. They take a train to Greenfield Village and arrive at Smith's Creek Depot where they disembark. The group looks at a wood-burning locomotive built in 1860 by Rodgers Locomotive Works. A steam locomotive comes into view. The group walks through mud. President Hoover and Mrs. Hoover leave the Ford Estate by car, escorted by police on motorcycles. They ride in a parade in downtown Detroit and arrive at City Hall where President Hoover speaks to the crowd. President Hoover and Mrs. Hoover return to the car and continue through the parade. Guests visit various buildings in Greenfield Village
Here comes "Lindy" ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Henry Ford Trade School students run to Ford Airport in Dearborn, Michigan. The Spirit of St. Louis airplane, piloted by Charles Lindbergh, circles the airport. "Lindy" lands, taxis the field, and is greeted by Henry Ford, Edsel Ford and other men. LIndbergh poses with groups by the aircraft and is shown with a woman in the back seat of an automobile
Edison Institute students in Greenfield Village ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Groups of Edison Institute students visit Cotswold Forge in Greenfeld Village, Dearborn, Michigan, to watch a blacksmith at work; leave the William McGuffey School in a horse drawn wagon passing by the Suwanee Lagoon and the Suwanee boat in the Village; and board the Suwanee boat for a ride in the man-made lagoon
Henry Ford ice skating ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Winter scene showing Henry Ford ice skating, January 1918. (Possible location is at Wayside Inn Lake.)
Streamlines make headlines ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A promotional film about the new Lincoln Zephyr which features an airplane chasing the Zephyr, a reporter going for a ride in the car, and two men discussing the features of the Zephyr
Ford Animated Weekly excerpts ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Ford Animated Weekly films were short productions distributed free between 1914 and 1921 to theaters, schools, YMCA's, prisons, etc. This is a selection of excerpts prepared by the Ford Motor Company; individual clip dates unknown. Included are views of workers on the assembly line; Ford automobiles being driven in the snow; Henry Ford and Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels leaving the White House after a conference with President Woodrow Wilson; women marching with signs proclaiming "Win the War," World War I Armistice Parade in Detroit, Michigan; troops waving from railroad passenger cars; and a World War I Liberty Bond Parade in Detroit, Michigan
Harvest of the years, Ford Motor Company advertisement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Portions of a Ford Motor Company produced film with running commentary on the manufacture of Ford automobiles; views of the Ford Motor Company Rouge complex including the power plant, ore docks, blast furnaces, steel furnaces, coke ovens, tire factory, glass furnaces and plate-glass rollers. Examples of soybean processing; design and engineering; road and weather testing; waste control, recovery and re-use processes; and the freighters and railroad that moved raw materials to finished products
Fording the Lincoln Highway ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Footage of the ten millionth Ford traveling along the Lincoln Highway across the United States. Crowds, parades, celebrations and motorcades greeted them in locations along the route. Text regarding journey: "The ten millionth. New York to San Francisco"--"Meeting the mayor of Jersey City on the way to Kearny plant"--"Governor Silzer extends a hearty welcome at Trention, N.J."--"Mayor Donnelly of Trenton"--"If William Penn and his Quaker colony culd only see the 10 millionth Ford in Philadelphia"--"Big parades greet the 10 millionth at every turn. Fifty cars parade through Philadelphia"--"Just a short visit at Getttysburg, where history was made"--"Eddie Plank, onetime famous baseball pitcher, said 'this is the 10 millionth hit for Ford'"--"In the Blue Ridge Mountains"--"The old covered bridge"--"The summit of the Allegheny Mountains on the Lincoln Highway"--"Maybe Magee greets us at the City Hall Pittsburg"--"Ohio heralds our arrival with a boy band"--"Where Nebraska, Wyoming, the Lincoln Highway and the 10 millionth meet"--"Pine Bluff, Wyoming"--"The 13th Calvary band played 'Cheyenne' and we know where we were"--"The late Governor W.B. Ross acted as though he would like to see all the rest of the ten million Fords come to Wyoming ... but not at the same time"-- "A cool reception awaited us near Laramie"--"Westward again"--"When yesterday and today meet in a picturesque setting of the West."
Ford Model T radiator and wheel assembly ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Workers at the Ford Motor Company Highland Park Plant assembling radiators and wheels for the Ford Model T automobile. Closes with views of several models of the Model T in various outdoor settings
 
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