The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Ford Listens records are organized into three series. The Administrative Series, 1970-1972 (0.2 cubic ft.), includes a collection of press releases, newsletters about the program and information about the comment coding system used to analyze the types of questions being received. The Subject Files series, 1970-1976 (0.2 cubic ft.), is arranged alphabetically according to subjects assigned by original Ford Listens staff. It appears that the material was originally divi ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Malcolmson scrapbook and clippings consist of a scrapbook of clippings, primarily about the coal industry, from 1903 to 1907. There are also several folders of clippings that were added after Malcomson's death in 1923, including his obituary. ARRANGEMENT Collection is organized by type of material. SUBJECT TERMS Names, Personal and Corporate Malcomson, Alex Y. Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 Ford Motor Company Subjects Coal trade Genre and Form Clippings (information artifacts) ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Although there is no documentation for when the scrapbook was created, it is presumed from the illustrations contained that it was between 1911 and 1925. The pages hold magazine and catalog clippings of fine cars (mostly European), illustrations and snapshots of English custom bodies on the Model T chassis, and pictures of early racing cars. Most of the first entries are from about 1913, when Edsel was age 19 or 20. In 1919, when he became president of Ford Motor Company, ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains monthly reports for management meetings from 1947 to 1954. There are two copies of each report as well as a bound volume containing copies of all reports from 1947 to 1950. ARRANGEMENT Collection is organized chronologically SUBJECT TERMS Names, Personal and Corporate Ford, Henry, 1917-1987 Breech, Ernest R., 1897-1978 Subjects Ford Motor Company. Personnel management. Ford Motor Company. Employees. Ford Motor Company. Management. Automobile industr ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Ford Motor Company Aircraft Literature, Blueprints, and Photographs collection consists of four series. Ford Motor Company Material series, 1941-1944 (0.4 cubic ft.), includes correspondence and general letters from P. A. Weyl who worked in the Ford Motor Company’s Aircraft Engineering Department during World War II and was an engineering liaison with various government production offices. Also included is a drafting room standards manual and an engine testing manual ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection is divided into three series. The Photograph Series (74 photographs) consists of photographs of presidential vehicles from 1939 to 1961, with many that feature the then sitting president and other luminaries in the car. Also included are photographs of presidential vehicles being transported by air and sea and photographs of the special access provided by Franklin Roosevelt’s private railcar, the Ferdinand Magellan. The Ephemera Series includes a press kit ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Industrial Arts Awards records are divided into two series. Series One is mostly textual documents, which are divided chronologically by year (ranging from 1949 to 1962) and then by subseries. Series One consists of 9 boxes of documents. Series Two is a collection of photographs and consists of 1 box. The subseries for each year are placed in the following order: Banquet, Budget, Correspondence, Entries, General Notebook, Judges, Newspaper Clippings, Promotional Materi ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The records are comprised of sample letterhead, a newspaper article, and a photograph album, which contains images of baking facilities and equipment, delivery vehicles, and employees. SUBJECT TERMS Names, Personal and Corporate New England Pie Company. Subjects Bakeries--Michigan--Detroit Business enterprises--Michigan--Detroit Geographic Detroit (Mich.) Genre and Form Photograph albums Photographs Photographic prints Page 4 of 5 New England Pie Company records Accession ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Facilities Department records consist of capacity and production data, tractor manufacturing feasibility studies, budget reports, Kenyan government publications, international market analysis publications, and property disposition data. Material covers Ford operations in Australia, England, Germany, South Africa, and Southeast Asia as well as general operations reports related to various company properties and facilities. Of special interest are disposition requests an ...
The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers are comprised of four series. The Biographical series, 1943-2004 (0.4 linear ft.) includes reminiscences, personal memorabilia, tributes to Bryan, photographs, and genealogical materials relating to the Richardson and Bryan families. The Ford Scientific Laboratory series, 1934-1974 (1.2 cubic ft.), contains copies of Bryan published papers, photographs of scientific apparatus and the process of spectrography (some predating his employment); management proposals ...