MotorCities National Heritage Area

Ford & the Arsenal of Democracy Lecture

Additional Info

  • Event Title: Ford & the Arsenal of Democracy Lecture
  • Event Date(s): Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 2 p.m.
  • Event Location: Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society, 16600 Stephens Rd., Eastpointe
  • Event Description: Robert Kreipke is Ford Motor Company’s Corporate Historian Emeritus. He has authored three international books – Ford Motor Company, the First 100 Years; The Model T; and Faces of Henry Ford. Ford Motor Company played a significant role in facilitating World War I and World War II. Henry Ford was a pacifist, which made issues quite interesting. Through use of vintage images and storytelling, Kreipke portrays Ford's arsenal of democracy era.