Dearborn in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Henry Ford Museum and Greenﬁeld Village
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America.
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
The plaque above:
Today, Greenfield Village embodies the spirit of Henry Fordís bold vision. Farmers, artisans, inventors, writers, shopkeepers and railroad workers carry out their daily tasks throughout this changing landscape. The energy is unmistakable as their powerful and inspiring stories bring 300 years of the American experience to life every day.
Location. 42° 18.222′ N, 83° 13.893′ W. Marker is in Dearborn, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker can be reached from Oakwood Boulevard Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20900 Oakwood Boulvard, Dearborn MI 48124, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Armington & Sims Machine Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); Millpond (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wright Cycle Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanks Silk Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sir John Bennett Jewelry Shop (approx. ľ mile away); Smith Creek Depot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Edisonís Menlo Park Office and Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edison Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dearborn.
Also see . . .
1. Greenfield Village - The Henry Ford. Entering Greenfield Village is like stepping into an 80-acre time machine. It takes you back to the sights, sounds and sensations of Americaís past. There are 83 authentic, historic structures, from Noah Websterís home, where he wrote the first American dictionary, to Thomas Edisonís Menlo Park laboratory, to the courthouse where Abraham Lincoln practiced law. The buildings and the things to see are only the beginning.
This website will give you access to all the information about Greenfield Village and the Henry Ford Museum. (Submitted on November 10, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Oscar Mayer App Invites You to Find the Six Wienermobiles - AdWeek. Did you know there are up to six Wienermobiles on the streets at any time? Now you can locate any of them within 200 miles, thanks to Oscar Mayer's new dedicated Wienermobile app. (Submitted on November 10, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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