History Outside the Box

Special Event at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation™

  • First Friday of Every Month
  • Time: 1-2pm
  • Location: Museum Promenade

Free and Open to the Pubilc

Featured Topics

Ford Motor Company Ship "Henry Ford II" at the Rouge Plant,circa 1949

October 5, 2018

Coal, Cars, and Coke: The Rouge River and Ford Shipping, 1924-1941
Presented by: Sam Rood, Research Support Specialist

Featured Artifact: Ford Motor Company Ship "Henry Ford II" at the Rouge Plant, Dearborn, Michigan, circa 1949

WWI Food Production and Rationing

November 2, 2018

WWI Food Production and Rationing
Presented by: Deb Reid, Curator of Agriculture and the Environment and
Liz Konopka, The Henry Ford Intern, University of Toledo, History

Thomas Sato on a "Vagabonds" Camping Trip, Maryland, 1921

December 7, 2018

Thomas Sato: Henry Ford’s Japanese Chef
Presented by: Ryan Jelso, Associate Curator, Digital Content

Featured Artifact: Thomas Sato on a "Vagabonds" Camping Trip, Maryland, 1921