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Catalog Number 1945.099.001
Object Name Postcard
Title Ford Industries, River Rouge, Mich.
Scope & Content Color illustrated postcard depicting an aerial view of the Ford River Rouge Complex in Dearborn. On the Rouge River, a cargo ship is visible.
Printed on verso: The River Rouge Plant covers an area of 1.096 acres. The Ford Motor Company also operates the plants in Highland Park, Dearborn and the Lincoln and Fordson plants; employs about 175,000 men in the U.S. and Canada and 8,000 abroad. The Fordson Plant covers 1,100 acres.
Date 1930s
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1945
Extent of Description 5.5" x 3.5"
Collection Postcard
Search Terms River Rouge Plant
Ford Motor Company
Dearborn
Factories
Aerial