2019 Speaker Series Special: All 4 Talks One Price
All Four Series for One Price
A Tale of Two Henry's: Henry Ford, Fredrick Henry Royce and Their Impact on the 20th Century
July 24, 2019
Pierce Reid joins us to discuss Henry Ford and Frederick Henry Royce. Each was at the forefront of technology in their era. Henry Ford: by putting the world on wheels. Henry Royce: through engineering achievements that would one day save England and, arguably, the free world.
Better Made in Michigan
September 12, 2019
Bite into the flavorful history of Michigan's most iconic chip as author Karen Dybis explores how Detroit "chipreneurs" rose from garage-based business to snack food royalty.
Henry and Edsel: The Father and Son Behind Ford
October 10, 2019
Matt Anderson will provide brief biographies of Henry Ford and Edsel Ford. Dive into the personal and professional struggles between the two men during the formation and development of Ford Motor Company.
Terror in the City of Champions
November 14, 2019
Author Tom Stanton will discuss the subjects of his New York Times bestselling book, revolving around mid-1930s Detroit. It deals with the true intertwining stories of Detroit's athletic successes - the Tigers, Lions, Red Wings, and Joe Louis - and the rise and fall of a murderous secret society.
You may also like the following events from Ford Piquette Avenue Plant:
- This Wednesday, 24th July, 06:00 pm, 2019 Speaker Series: Tale of Two Henry's: Henry Ford, Frederick Henry... in Detroit
- Next month, 10th August, 09:00 am, Henry Ford: From Farm to Factory Bus Tour in Highland Park
- This September, 12th September, 06:00 pm, 2019 Speaker Series: Better Made in Michigan in Highland Park