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Artifacts and research for your exploration
Donating the VS-300
Henry Ford collected modern inventions alongside historic items. He acquired the VS-300 helicopter f
Revolving rotor blades, rather than fixed wings, generate lift to support the flight of rotary-wing
Top Twenty: IMLS Communications Grant
A group of exceptional communications artifacts, recently conserved through a grant from the Institu
Henry Ford & His Violins
Henry Ford loved fiddles—they reminded him of the rural dances of his youth. In the 1920s, as a succ
Lights Golden Jubilee
On October 21, 1929, Henry Ford held a gala honoring Thomas Edison. Guests celebrated the 50th anniv
Menlo Park Laboratory in Greenfield Village
Henry Ford created Greenfield Village to educate and inspire future generations. At its heart, using
Restoring the Rosa Parks Bus
The Montgomery city bus aboard which Rosa Parks defied segregation sat as a rusted storage shed befo
The Wright Brothers and the Bicycle Business
Before they took flight, Wilbur and Orville Wright dealt in bicycles. The brothers repaired, rented,
Heinz: 57 Varieties...and then some!
Ketchup is now the H.J. Heinz Company’s best-known product, but beginning with horseradish in 1869,
“Where We Began”: The Heinz House
A young Henry J. Heinz began bottling his first product, horseradish, in his family’s Sharpsburg, Pe
Henry J. Heinz: Master of Marketing
Henry J. Heinz was a talented promoter who knew the power of advertising. He put the Heinz name on e
“Strictly Pure”: The Heinz Label
Today’s shoppers can almost always expect safe, high-quality food products. But in the late nineteen
Living in the Dymaxion House
Before the Dymaxion House came to Henry Ford Museum, it was home to William Graham and his family. A
The Railroad Roundhouse
Steam locomotives required constant maintenance from an army of skilled and unskilled workers, and t
Locomotives of Greenfield Village
Hard working people, steam, and mighty locomotives power Greenfield Village’s rail line. Here is a s
Labor Unrest at the Ford Rouge Plant
Artifacts and photographs, 1932-1941.
Identification badges worn by workers for aut...
The Today Show
events held throught the yers
Pictures, commerations, etc
Maps of Dearborn and surrounding areas
Brochures, posters, documents
Holiday cards, brochures, maps of GFV and THF
Photos of GFV, THF, and area around
Photos of Henry Ford, with family and friends...
Homes and Builidings of GFV
Menlo Park throughout the years
Henry Ford and the beginning
Locomotives used on the rail line in the vill...
Dymaxion house before it came to the museum
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