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Henry Ford (Organization)

Overview
Works: 129 works in 132 publications in 1 language and 526 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Guidebooks  Motion pictures  Periodicals  Pictorial works 
Classifications: GV1853.3.C22, 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 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time traveler( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Harvest of the years, Ford Motor Company advertisement( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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
Ford 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
The Henry Ford magazine( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vagabonds Henry Ford and friends camping, part 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone, and John Burroughs took a series of camping trips together between 1915 and 1924. They called themselves the Four Vagabonds. In this film of the group, John Burroughs plants a tree; the group walks, dines, and relaxes at the campsite; and Henry Ford climbs a tree
Ford Animated Weekly excerpts( Visual )

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
Henry Ford launches huge prosperity drive with announcement of new Ford V-8( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Footage opens with an aerial view of the Ford Motor Company Rouge River Plant where Ford V-8s are being produced. Following are views of the V-8 engine, footage of automobiles being road tested, and Henry Ford stamping number 1 on the motor of a car. Crowds of workers are shown in the plant yard on their way to work. There are interior views of the assembly line and Henry Ford and Edsel Ford looking over a completed automobile. Several models are shown -- a Victoria and a Cabriolet convertible are shown leaving the plant. A Tudor Sedan, Deluxe Fordor Sedan, and a Deluxe Roadster are shown, each in a 360 degree display
George Washington Carver at Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A July 1942 reception at the Carver Memorial in Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan. The memorial was created by Henry Ford in honor of agricultural chemist George Washington Carver. Carver, Henry Ford and Edsel Ford pose in front of the Memorial, a replica of Carver's Diamond Grove, Missouri, log cabin birthplace. Also includes Carver and others at the dedication of the Ford Motor Company Nutritional Laboratory, Dearborn, Michigan, which came to be known locally as the Carver Laboratory. Under Carver's supervision, weed sandwiches are prepared in the laboratory, and Henry Ford tries a sample
Henry Ford ice skating( Visual )

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.)
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
Edison Institute students in Greenfield Village( Visual )

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
Funeral of Henry Ford( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A crowd is gathered outside St. Paul's Cathedral in Detroit, Michigan as the family of Henry Ford arrives for the funeral; the family and guests enter the church. Clergy exit the church and pallbearers follow carrying the casket to the waiting hearse. The family gets into waiting automobiles. The motorcade leaves the cathedral with a police escort. The procession arrives at the cemetery
Henry Ford running train( Visual )

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
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
Mickey Rooney, children visit Greenfield Village( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Depicts visits to Greenfield Village by schoolchildren and actor Mickey Rooney, circa October 1939. Old steam locomotive "The President" backs up, young schoolchildren board and sit inside train, and train moves down tracks. Mickey Rooney walks on platform of Smith's Creek Depot and then operates telegraph key inside. Children play on lawn in Greenfield Village. Henry Ford shakes hands with children lined up outside of Scotch Settlement School. The dog "Old Tray" rests in front of a doghouse at the Stephen Foster Memorial house. Passengers [children?] board paddlewheel river steamboat "Suwanee." Suwanee sets underway with people watching from the banks
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
Detroit Publishing Company online exhibit( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Henry Ford by Henry Ford (Organization)( )

in English and held by 0 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
 
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Alternative Names
Greenfield Village

The Edison Institute

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford Musuem and Greenfield Village

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English (43)

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