"Ford Rotunda Presents a Glimpse of Your Dearborn Holiday," Ford Motor Company, circa 1960

Summary

Ford Motor Company brought its central Rotunda building from the 1934 Century of Progress Exposition back to Dearborn and, from 1936 to 1962, recreated the excitement of a World's Fair exposition on its home turf. This brochure enticed travelers to visit the Ford Rotunda, Rouge Plant, Ford Research and Engineering Center, Greenfield Village, and even Michigan's "water wonderland."

Ford Motor Company brought its central Rotunda building from the 1934 Century of Progress Exposition back to Dearborn and, from 1936 to 1962, recreated the excitement of a World's Fair exposition on its home turf. This brochure enticed travelers to visit the Ford Rotunda, Rouge Plant, Ford Research and Engineering Center, Greenfield Village, and even Michigan's "water wonderland."

Artifact

Brochure

Date Made

circa 1960

Subject Date

circa 1960

Collection Title

Archives Vertical File 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2012.0.15.9

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 5 in

Width: 8.5 in  (34" unfolded)

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