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Description: Thousands of employees appear in a composite photograph representing 50,000 employees of the Ford Motor Company. A company building reading "Ford Motor Com...
Description: Artist Robert Thom is seen here working on one of his paintings, this one titled "The Founding of the United States Pharmacopeia".
Description: A souvenir from a national model airplane competition. A member of Hangar 13 of Beloit, Wisconsin was a contestant in this event and added this item to his...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A man sits at a table, holding a cigarette in one hand and pouring a bottle of Tivoli pilsner beer into a glass with the other. Original caption reads: "Sp...
Description: An International Harvester parade float in the Golden Jubilee celebration parked alongside a road. The text on the side of the float reads, "Motor Transpor...
Description: Gloria Peebles' Busy B's animal act featuring a monkey in a rabbit costume pushing a wheelbarrow while a dog looks on through the window of the playhouse.
Description: Cover of "The Fifth Estate", an underground newspaper, featuring a grim reaper figure wearing an American flag-patterned tie, and holding a man's severed h...
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: View of Detroit with several boats and ships in (probably) the Detroit River.
Description: Photograph of a painting titled "The Pharmacopeia Comes of Age" by the artist Robert Thom. The painting depicts a scene from 1880. Pictured are the notable...
Description: International Model 1310 ambulance at midday in the downtown area.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The front and back of a postcard featuring a drawing of the Detroit skyline as seen from Windsor, Ontario that was sent by Alice and Floyd Quinney during t...
Description: A Model 94 International truck and trailer owned by the Risdon Creamery Company parked alongside a brick building.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Donald Hankins (third from the right), president of United Packinghouse Workers Local 569, hands a $500 check for an NAACP life membership to Arthur Johnso...
Description: Photograph of a completed painting by artist Robert Thom titled "The Founding of the United States Pharmacopeia". The painting depicts a scene from the fir...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Postcard with retouched photomechanical reproduction, printed in colors, of a view of the Campus Martius and surrounding buildings in downtown.
Description: An International D-30 truck owned by Teetzel Company Interior Designers parked outside a residence.
Description: An International Model SL truck owned by "The Detroit News" parked in front of Cook & Dyer Drugstore. A man removes piles of newspapers from the truck bed...
Description: Farmall Cub tractor and an International truck on a parade float for the Automotive Golden Jubilee celebration May 31-June 9.
Description: Gloria Peebles (left), animal trainer, Kay Bliss (right), assistant, and their Busy B's canine act performers (11 dogs and 2 monkeys) in front of Internati...
Description: An International Model S truck owned by the Blue Valley Creamery Company is parked outside a grocery store as a man unloads goods from the enclosed truck b...
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