• Short Summary

    Henry Ford employs men to expand his factory at the Ford Motors River Rouge Plant.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SPENDING - $35,000,000 GOES FOR FORD PLANT ".

    River Rouge, United States of America.

    At the Ford Motors River Rouge Plant we see construction work being carried out in a remodelling and expansion programme. Henry Ford is seen at the plant with some other men in suits. Several good shots of men working on the new factory building. Commentator describes the programme as "a $35 million private war on the depression".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    971.41
    Media URN:
    17312
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:42:00 / 01:39:27:00
    Canister:
    38/54

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