Ford Dealers inside Central Courtyard of the Ford Building, California Pacific International Exposition, San Diego, 1935

Summary

Ford Motor Company poured resources into the 1935 California Pacific International Exposition in San Diego, constructing the fair's largest and most popular exhibition. Ford's massive steel and concrete building enclosed an open-air courtyard featuring a V-8 emblem-shaped fountain. This group of Los Angeles, California area Ford dealers posed in the space, where guests could rest and enjoy daily musical performances.

Ford Motor Company poured resources into the 1935 California Pacific International Exposition in San Diego, constructing the fair's largest and most popular exhibition. Ford's massive steel and concrete building enclosed an open-air courtyard featuring a V-8 emblem-shaped fountain. This group of Los Angeles, California area Ford dealers posed in the space, where guests could rest and enjoy daily musical performances.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)
Linen (Material)

Technique

Gelatin silver process

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 7.5 in

Width: 11 in

Inscriptions

verso: R 229

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