J.R. Jones General Store, Original Site, Waterford, Michigan, 1925

Summary

James R. Jones was but one of nine different proprietors who operated a general store in this building between 1857 and 1927. August Jacober was the proprietor of the store when Henry Ford purchased the building in 1927. By this time, the store not only catered to farm families and villagers, but also to vacationers summering at the nearby lakes.

James R. Jones was but one of nine different proprietors who operated a general store in this building between 1857 and 1927. August Jacober was the proprietor of the store when Henry Ford purchased the building in 1927. By this time, the store not only catered to farm families and villagers, but also to vacationers summering at the nearby lakes.

Artifact

Photographic print

Subject Date

1925

Creators

Unknown

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

EI.1929.3085

Credit

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

Material

Linen (Material)
Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Gelatin silver process

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 7.438 in

Width: 10.875 in

J.R. Jones General Store

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