Tray of Wood Type, circa 1840. THF159398
The Henry Ford and House Industries
, two institutions committed to celebrating the spirit of innovation, joined forces to create House Industries: A Type of Learning
, an exhibit in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation from May 27 through September 4, 2017.
Artifacts provided by House Industries and others are complemented by pieces from our own collections, like this tray of wood type from around 1840. These items can be seen in the exhibit or in this expert set
. Regardless of where you see them for yourself, these artifacts showcasing design might just spark your own creative moment.