! Updated COVID-19 Regulations: Learn more about our venue operations & safety protocols. Learn More.
Please note that the Benson Ford Research Center remains closed for in-person visits.

BENSON FORD
RESEARCH CENTER

finding aids
archival and manuscript collections

Search:
Automobile industry and trade in subject [X]
Photographs. in subject [X]
Modify Search | New Search
Results:  12 ItemsBrowse by Facet | Title | Creator
Sorted by:  
Page: 1
Subject
Automobile industry and trade[X]
Photographs.[X]
Automobiles--Design and construction. (4)
Automobile factories (3)
Design drawings. (3)
Ford family (3)
Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943. (3)
Photographic prints (3)
African American automobile industry workers (2)
Aircraft industry (2)
Automobile dealers (2)
Automobile industry workers (2)
Branches (Business enterprises) (2)
Ford Motor Company--Buildings. (2)
Ford Motor Company--Employees. (2)
Ford Motor Company--Presidents. (2)
Ford Motor Company. Photographic Department. (2)
Ford Motor Company. Rouge River Plant (2)
Ford Motor Company. Willow Run Bomber Plant. (2)
Ford Rotunda (Dearborn, Mich.) (2)
Ford Village Industries. (2)
Ford automobile (2)
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947. (2)
Gliders (Aeronautics) (2)
Group portraits. (2)
Industrial buildings (2)
Industrial designers. (2)
Lincoln automobile (2)
Photograph albums. (2)
Power-plants (2)
Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Company (2)
Selling--Automobiles (2)
Vehicles, Military (2)
World War, 1939-1945 (2)
Actions and defenses (1)
Advertising--Automobiles (1)
Aircraft industry -- Michigan -- Willow Run. (1)
Airplane Apprentice School. (1)
Airplanes (1)
Airplanes -- Motors (1)
Airplanes--Turbojet engines (1)
Allison, Fred. (1)
Ansonia Motor Car Co. (1)
Antiaircraft artillery (1)
Armored personnel carriers (1)
Armored vehicles, Military (1)
Armstrong, Frank C., 1872-1936. (1)
Assembly line methods (1)
Assembly-line methods (1)
Automobile engineers (1)
Automobile industry and trade--Belgium. (1)
Automobile industry and trade--Finland. (1)
Automobile industry and trade--Germany. (1)
Automobile industry and trade--Ireland. (1)
Automobile industry and trade--Netherlands. (1)
Automobiles, Racing. (1)
Automobiles--Design and construction (1)
Automobiles--Exhibitions. (1)
B-24 bomber (1)
Beh, Joseph C., Sr., 1889-1975. (1)
Big Bay (Mich.) (1)
Black, Fred L., 1891-1971. (1)
Boats and boating (1)
Briggs Manufacturing Company. (1)
Buses (1)
Business records (1)
Business records. (1)
Camp Legion. (1)
Camp Willow Run. (1)
Cargo ships (1)
Charcoal (1)
Chemical plants--Michigan. (1)
Clippings (information artifacts). (1)
Coal mines and mining--Kentucky (1)
Columbia Automobile Company. (1)
Columbia and Electric Vehicle Co. (Hartford, Conn.) (1)
Contracts. (1)
Costs, Industrial (1)
Dearborn (Mich.) (1)
Dearborn Engineering Laboratory (Dearborn, Mich.) (1)
Dearborn Inn (Dearborn, Mich.) (1)
Detroit Auto Show. (1)
Detroit Institute of Arts (1)
Drafting and industrial drawings. (1)
Electric Vehicle Co. (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Electric Vehicle Company (Hartford, Conn.) (1)
Electric automobiles (1)
Electric power systems (1)
Exhibit booths (1)
Exhibition buildings (1)
Exhibitions--Chicago. (1)
Exhibitions--Detroit. (1)
Exhibitions--New York. (1)
Exhibitions--United States. (1)
Experimental automobiles (1)
Factories--Design and construction (1)
Fair Lane (Dearborn, Mich.) (1)
Financial records. (1)
First day covers (Philately) (1)
Ford Fleet. (1)
Ford Model A automobile (1)
Ford Model T automobile (1)
Ford Motor Company -- Purchasing. (1)
Ford Motor Company Strike, Dearborn, Michigan, 1941. (1)
Ford Motor Company--Anniversaries, etc. (1)
Ford Motor Company--Executives. (1)
Ford Motor Company--Exhibitions. (1)
Ford Motor Company--Management. (1)
Ford Motor Company. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Aircraft Engine Division. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Archives. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Chicago Aircraft Engine Plant. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Cork Plant. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Electrical Power Department. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Highland Park Plant (1)
Ford Motor Company. Highland Park Plant. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Marine operations. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Office of Public Relations. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Plant Engineering Department. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Power Department. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Power and Construction Department. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Product Planning and Design Department. Central Product Planning Office. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Public Relations Department. (1)
Ford Motor Company. Rouge River Plant. (1)
Ford, Anne McDonnell. (1)
Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943--Homes and haunts. (1)
Ford, Henry, 1917-1987. (1)
Fordson Coal Company. (1)
Gaughan, P. J. (1)
General Motors Motorama. (1)
General Motors automobiles (1)
Henry Ford (Organization) (1)
Henry Ford Hospital. (1)
Henry Ford Trade School. (1)
Industrial procurement (1)
Industry and education (1)
International business enterprises (1)
Iron Industry (1)
Iron Mountain (Mich.) (1)
Iron mines and mining--Michigan (1)
Jeep automobile (1)
Jet engines (1)
John Tjaarda and Associates. (1)
Kahlo, Frida, 1907- (1)
La Croix, Charles C. (1)
Logging--Michigan. (1)
Lumber camps (1)
Lumbering--Michigan (1)
Lumbermen (1)
Manual training (1)
Maps. (1)
Mercury automobile (1)
Military trucks (1)
Motion pictures. (1)
Motor vehicles, Amphibious (1)
Naval Service School. (1)
Negatives (Photographic) (1)
Negatives. (1)
New Jersey Electric Vehicle and Transportation Company. (1)
New York (N.Y.) (1)
New York Electric Vehicle Transportation Co. (New York, N.Y.) (1)
New York International Auto Show. (1)
New York World's Fair (1939-1940) (1)
Patent suits (1)
Patents. (1)
Pequaming (Mich.) (1)
Perry, William, 1853-1940. (1)
Photographers (1)
Plant engineering (1)
Portraits. (1)
Power (Mechanics) (1)
Power-plants--Michigan--Dearborn. (1)
Power-plants--Michigan. (1)
Power-plants--United States. (1)
Press releases (1)
Product literature. (1)
Production and logistics (1)
Production control (1)
Radio--History (1)
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 (1)
Riker Electric Motor Company. (1)
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957 (1)
Rubber industry and trade (1)
Sawmills--Michigan. (1)
Schools -- Michigan -- Willow Run. (1)
Scrapbooks (1)
Service stations (1)
Shipping--Michigan. (1)
Sidnaw (Mich.) (1)
Sound recordings. (1)
Soybean products (1)
Sports cars (1)
Station wagons (1)
Tanks (Military science) (1)
Taxicabs (1)
Technical drawings. (1)
Thunderbird automobile (1)
Tjaarda, John, 1897-1962. (1)
Tractors (1)
Trucks (1)
United States. Army -- Equipment (1)
Upper Peninsula (Mich.) (1)
Used cars (1)
Vocational education (1)
Washington Electric Vehicle Transportation Company. (1)
Waste products (1)
Willow Run (Mich.) (1)
Willow Run Industrial Complex. (1)
Women automobile industry workers (1)
Women employees (1)
Wood in automobiles (1)
Woodies (Automobiles) (1)
World War, 1914-1918 (1)
World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies (1)
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 (1)
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 (1)
1Title:  Joseph C. Beh, Sr. papers, 1915-1928 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  147 
 Creator:  Beh, Joseph C., Sr., 1889-1975. 
 Abstract:  John C. Beh Sr. became an employee of the Ford Motor Company in 1915. These papers mostly include employee lists for engineering and power plant related departments and other miscellaneous documents relating to his employment. 
 Subjects:  Beh, Joseph C., Sr., 1889-1975. | Allison, Fred. | Perry, William, 1853-1940. | Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943. | Ford Motor Company--Employees. | Ford Motor Company. Highland Park Plant. | Ford Motor Company. Rouge River Plant. | Ford Motor Company. Electrical Power Department. | Automobile industry and trade | Power-plants--Michigan. | Automobile engineers | African American automobile industry workers | World War, 1914-1918 | Photographs. | Group portraits. 
 Similar Items:  Find
2Title:  John Tjaarda papers, 1916-1962 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  1714 
 Creator:  Tjaarda, John, 1897-1962 
 Abstract:  The John Tjaarda papers include general and legal correspondence, clippings, photographs and a sketch book of designs. The bulk of the papers cover Tjaarda's work at Briggs Manufacturing Company and subsequent legal claims against Briggs and Chrysler Corporation over ownership of designs and patents. 
 Subjects:  Tjaarda, John, 1897-1962. | Briggs Manufacturing Company. | Ford Motor Company. | John Tjaarda and Associates. | Automobile industry and trade | Automobiles--Design and construction. | Drafting and industrial drawings. | Industrial designers. | Lincoln automobile | Patent suits | Photographs. | Design drawings. 
 Similar Items:  Find
3Title:  Edsel Ford Automotive Scrapbook series, 1911-1925 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  660 
 Creator:  Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943. 
 Abstract:  Edsel Ford was a connoisseur of fine art and antiques, and a designer of considerable talent. His interest in automobiles and design is expressed through the scrapbook, which holds magazine and catalog clippings of fine cars (mostly European), illustrations and snapshots of English custom bodies on the Model T chassis, and pictures of early racing cars. 
 Subjects:  Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943. | Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943--Homes and haunts. | Ford Motor Company--Presidents. | Ford Motor Company--Management. | Automobile industry and trade | Automobiles--Design and construction. | Ford Model T automobile | Industrial designers. | Automobiles, Racing. | Boats and boating | Selling--Automobiles | Photographs. | Scrapbooks 
 Similar Items:  Find
4Title:  Seventy-fifth Anniversary Committee records subseries, 1975-1978 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  1389 
 Creator:  Ford Motor Company. Office of Public Relations. 
 Abstract:  Ford Motor Company celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in 1953 and its seventy-fifth anniversary in 1978. The subseries holds material documenting the celebration of Ford Motor Company's seventy-fifth anniversary including news releases; press packets; interoffice correspondence; Ford and non-Ford publications; photographs of Ford Motor Company plants around the world, Ford products, Ford family members, and others; newspaper clipping books; 16mm film footage and audio tape coverage of the seventy-fifth anniversary celebration at Greenfield Village; news articles of seventy-fifth anniversary activities in Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Mexico, Netherlands, Uruguay, and Venezuela, many which are in foreign languages; and a design drawing for the 1903 Model A Ford which was used to create official commemorative models. 
 Subjects:  Automobile factories | Automobile industry and trade | Ford Model A automobile | Press releases | Ford family | Ford Motor Company--Anniversaries, etc. | Ford Motor Company. Archives. | Ford Motor Company. Office of Public Relations. | Ford Motor Company--Public relations. | Ford Rotunda (Dearborn, Mich.) | Design drawings. | Motion pictures. | Photographs. | Sound recordings. 
 Similar Items:  Find
5Title:  Fred Lee Black records series, 1929-1948 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  56 
 Creator:  Ford Motor Company. 
 Abstract:  Fred Lee Black began his career with Ford Motor Company in 1918 and served in a number of positions before leaving the company in 1942. The bulk of the material in this series comes from the period that Black was in charge of Ford displays for the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair. 
 Subjects:  Black, Fred L., 1891-1971. | Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 | Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 | Ford Motor Company--Public relations. | New York World's Fair (1939-1940) | Advertising--Automobiles | Automobile industry and trade | Exhibit booths | Exhibition buildings | Exhibitions--United States. | First day covers (Philately) | Ford Motor Company Strike, Dearborn, Michigan, 1941. | World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies | Dearborn (Mich.) | New York (N.Y.) | Business records | Photographs. 
 Similar Items:  Find
6Title:  P.J. Gaughan collection, 1952-1967 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  1686 
 Creator:  Gaughan, P.J. 
 Abstract:  P. J. Gaughan was a product planning executive in the Central Product Planning Office (CPPO) in the mid 1950s and early 1960s. During this time, the CPPO assembled a large collection of photographs, taken at various auto shows, which were used by the Ford Motor Company Car Product Planning Department to analyze the styling of competitor cars between 1951 and 1967. 
 Subjects:  Gaughan, P. J. | Ford Motor Company. Product Planning and Design Department. Central Product Planning Office. | Ford Motor Company--Exhibitions. | Detroit Auto Show. | General Motors Motorama. | New York International Auto Show. | Automobile industry and trade | Automobiles--Exhibitions. | Automobiles--Design and construction. | Experimental automobiles | Exhibitions--Detroit. | Exhibitions--New York. | Exhibitions--Chicago. | Sports cars | Ford automobile | Thunderbird automobile | General Motors automobiles | Photographs. | Photographic prints 
 Similar Items:  Find
7Title:  Frank C. Armstrong papers, 1898-1906 (bulk 1900-1906) Requires cookie*
 Accession:  1750 
 Creator:  Armstrong, Frank C., 1872-1936. 
 Abstract:  Frank Armstrong worked as a salesman, traveling field representative, and New York branch manager for the Electric Vehicle Company during the company's most ambitious and unsuccessful attempt to establish a monopoly in the automobile industry and in the market for taxicab service in major American cities. The papers are comprised of both Armstrong's business and personal papers and consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, financial statements, stock issues and general accounting information related to his career in the electric vehicle industry at the beginning of the twentieth century. Also included are materials related to several lawsuits Armstrong was involved in, his military records, and a small number of blueprint reproductions of several electric vehicles. 
 Subjects:  Armstrong, Frank C., 1872-1936. | Electric Vehicle Company (Hartford, Conn.) | Electric Vehicle Co. (New York, N.Y.) | Columbia and Electric Vehicle Co. (Hartford, Conn.) | Ansonia Motor Car Co. | New Jersey Electric Vehicle and Transportation Company. | New York Electric Vehicle Transportation Co. (New York, N.Y.) | Washington Electric Vehicle Transportation Company. | Columbia Automobile Company. | Riker Electric Motor Company. | Automobiles--Design and construction | Automobile industry and trade | Electric automobiles | Selling--Automobiles | Automobile dealers | Taxicabs | Used cars | Actions and defenses | Business records. | Blueprints (reprographic copies) | Financial records. | Photographs. | Product literature. 
 Similar Items:  Find
8Title:  Henry Ford II European trip records, 1954 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  439 
 Creator:  Ford Motor Company. Public Relations Department. 
 Abstract:  Henry Ford II traveled to Europe in 1954 to observe company operations in the European cities of Brussels, Cologne, Stockholm and Helsinki. This collection includes newspaper clippings, photographs, itineraries and other records relating to the trip. 
 Subjects:  Automobile industry and trade | Automobile industry and trade--Belgium. | Automobile industry and trade--Finland. | Automobile industry and trade--Germany. | Automobile industry and trade--Ireland. | Automobile industry and trade--Netherlands. | International business enterprises | Ford, Henry, 1917-1987. | Ford, Anne McDonnell. | Ford family | Ford Motor Company--Presidents. | Ford Motor Company. Public Relations Department. | Ford Motor Company. Cork Plant. | Clippings (information artifacts). | Photographs. | Photograph albums. 
 Similar Items:  Find
9Title:  E. M. Anderson records, 1929-1953 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  559 
 Creator:  The Ford Motor Company. Power Department. 
 Abstract:  E. M. Anderson was a manager of the Plant and Production Engineering Department within the Steel Division at the Rouge Plant. Originating in the Plant and Production Engineering Department within the Steel Division at the Rouge Plant, the E. M. Anderson records consist of files of several different supervisors at the Power Department relating to power operations at several Ford Motor Company sites. 
 Subjects:  Airplanes--Turbojet engines | Automobile industry and trade | Branches (Business enterprises) | Coal mines and mining--Kentucky | Electric power systems | Jet engines | Plant engineering | Power (Mechanics) | Power-plants--Michigan--Dearborn. | Power-plants--United States. | Ford Motor Company. Power Department. | Camp Legion. | Dearborn Engineering Laboratory (Dearborn, Mich.) | Ford Motor Company. Aircraft Engine Division. | Ford Motor Company. Chicago Aircraft Engine Plant. | Ford Motor Company. Power and Construction Department. | Ford Motor Company. Plant Engineering Department. | Ford Motor Company -- Purchasing. | Ford Motor Company. Rouge River Plant | Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Company | Fordson Coal Company. | Blueprints (reprographic copies) | Design drawings. | Photographs. | Technical drawings. 
 Similar Items:  Find
10Title:  Northern Michigan Operations photographs series, 1920-1951 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  270 
 Creator:  Ford Motor Company. Photographic Department. 
 Abstract:  In the 1920s Ford Motor Company constructed what was at the time the worlds largest sawmill complex in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Iron Mountain plant supplied automobile body parts and wood patterns for the production of aircraft, ships, railroad cars, and mining trams. The photographs in this series serve to visually document Ford Motor Company production methods, as well as sawmill production, lumber manufacturing, and logging camp life. 
 Subjects:  Ford Motor Company. Photographic Department. | Ford Motor Company--Buildings. | Assembly-line methods | Automobile industry and trade | Automobile industry workers | Automobile factories | Industrial buildings | Automobiles--Design and construction. | Iron mines and mining--Michigan | Iron Industry | Logging--Michigan. | Lumbering--Michigan | Lumber camps | Lumbermen | Power-plants | Sawmills--Michigan. | Station wagons | Woodies (Automobiles) | Wood in automobiles | Gliders (Aeronautics) | Aircraft industry | Chemical plants--Michigan. | Charcoal | World War, 1939-1945 | Waste products | Shipping--Michigan. | Big Bay (Mich.) | Iron Mountain (Mich.) | Pequaming (Mich.) | Sidnaw (Mich.) | Upper Peninsula (Mich.) | Photograph albums. | Photographs. | Photographic prints | Maps. | Negatives. 
 Similar Items:  Find
11Title:  Charles C. La Croix Records, 1941-1956 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  435 
 Creator:  La Croix, Charles A. 
 Abstract:  Collection consists of sixty-one volumes that provide overview and description of Ford Motor Company production activiites during World War II. 
 Subjects:  Airplanes -- Motors | Motor vehicles, Amphibious | Antiaircraft artillery | Aircraft industry -- Michigan -- Willow Run. | Armored personnel carriers | Armored vehicles, Military | Automobile industry and trade | B-24 bomber | Branches (Business enterprises) | Costs, Industrial | Gliders (Aeronautics) | Industrial procurement | Manual training | Jeep automobile | Military trucks | Production control | Schools -- Michigan -- Willow Run. | Tanks (Military science) | Vehicles, Military | Vocational education | Women employees | World War, 1939-1945 | La Croix, Charles C. | Ford, Henry, 1863-1947. | Ford Motor Company. Willow Run Bomber Plant. | Willow Run Industrial Complex. | Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Company | Ford Village Industries. | United States. Army -- Equipment | Naval Service School. | Airplane Apprentice School. | Camp Willow Run. | Willow Run (Mich.) | Production and logistics | Contracts. | Patents. | Photographs. 
 Similar Items:  Find
12Title:  General Photographs series, 1913-1954 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  833 
 Creator:  Ford Motor Company. Photographic Department. 
 Abstract:  Ford Motor Company photographers recorded the company’s manufacturing work and contributions to innovation around the nation and world. This series contains photographic prints and negatives created by the company’s first photographic department. 
 Subjects:  Ford, Henry, 1863-1947. | Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943. | Ford family | Kahlo, Frida, 1907- | Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 | Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957 | Ford Motor Company. Photographic Department. | Ford Motor Company. Highland Park Plant | Ford Motor Company. Rouge River Plant | Ford Motor Company. Willow Run Bomber Plant. | Ford Motor Company. Marine operations. | Ford Motor Company--Buildings. | Ford Motor Company--Employees. | Ford Motor Company--Executives. | Henry Ford (Organization) | Ford Village Industries. | Henry Ford Trade School. | Dearborn Inn (Dearborn, Mich.) | Detroit Institute of Arts | Ford Fleet. | Ford Rotunda (Dearborn, Mich.) | Henry Ford Hospital. | Fair Lane (Dearborn, Mich.) | Assembly line methods | Automobile industry and trade | Automobile industry workers | Automobile factories | Automobile dealers | Aircraft industry | Factories--Design and construction | Aircraft industry | Airplanes | Buses | Ford automobile | Lincoln automobile | Mercury automobile | Cargo ships | Industry and education | Industrial buildings | Photographers | Power-plants | Radio--History | Rubber industry and trade | Service stations | Soybean products | Tractors | Trucks | Vehicles, Military | Women automobile industry workers | African American automobile industry workers | Photographs. | Photographic prints | Portraits. | Group portraits. | Negatives (Photographic) 
 Similar Items:  Find