Henry Ford and the "Vagabonds" Visiting President Coolidge's Farm, 1924

Summary

President Calvin Coolidge, second from left, hosted the Vagabonds at his boyhood home in Vermont in 1924. The Vagabonds -- Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, and Harvey Firestone -- took yearly camping trips from 1916 to 1924. President Coolidge is seen in this photograph presenting Ford with a sap bucket.

President Calvin Coolidge, second from left, hosted the Vagabonds at his boyhood home in Vermont in 1924. The Vagabonds -- Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, and Harvey Firestone -- took yearly camping trips from 1916 to 1924. President Coolidge is seen in this photograph presenting Ford with a sap bucket.

Artifact

Photographic print

Date Made

1924

Subject Date

1924

Creators

Underwood & Underwood 

Place of Creation

United States, New York, New York 

Creator Notes

Photographed by Underwood & Underwood, New York, New York.

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

00.1334.120

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)
Cardboard

Technique

Gelatin silver process
Mounting

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 7.25 in  (Mounting 1" larger)

Width: 9.375 in  (Mounting 1.25" larger)

Inscriptions

Inscribed in image on front: UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD

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