Notebook Used by Edsel Ford, 1911

Summary

Henry Ford and his family spent the beginning of January, 1911 visiting the Grand Canyon. Edsel noted in his diary that on New Year's Day he joined his parents on a hike in the canyon. Other activities included visiting with Clara's sister Eva and her husband, watching Native American dances in the Hopi House and photographing the canyon.

Henry Ford and his family spent the beginning of January, 1911 visiting the Grand Canyon. Edsel noted in his diary that on New Year's Day he joined his parents on a hike in the canyon. Other activities included visiting with Clara's sister Eva and her husband, watching Native American dances in the Hopi House and photographing the canyon.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)
Handwriting

Dimensions

Height: 4.125 in

Width: 2.625 in

Depth: 0.313 in

Inscriptions

on front cover: Excelsior Diary

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