RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 29586320 LA Closed-captioned. T1 A job at Ford's A1 Else, Jon., Morton, Joe,, Fayer, Steve,, Blackside, Inc., British Broadcasting Corporation., Television Service., WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), PBS Video., PB PBS Video PP Alexandria, VA YR 1993 AB Just before the advent of the Great Depression, Henry Ford controlled the most important company in the most important industry in the booming American economy. His offer of high wages in exchange for hard work attracted workers to Detroit, but it began to come apart when Ford hired a private police force to speed up production and spy on employees at the River Rouge plant. After the depression hit in 1929, these workers faced a new, grim reality as unemployment skyrocketed. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era.