Dodge Brothers Works

One paperbound booklet (23 p., ill., photos, 21x14 cm.) describing the Dodge Brothers Works, Detroit, MI. The frontispiece states its purpose as "to afford a better understanding and appreciation of the tremendous organization, equipment and resources necessary for the manufacture of good motor cars." Numerous photographs illustrate the manufacturing process from raw steel to assembly to final inspection of the completed automobile. The front cover shows several men working in front of large equipment that presses out automobile fenders with a multi-story building in the background. The drawing is surrounded by a border with the DB insignia in a circle at the bottom. Printed on the back cover, within a border, is Sovey Motor Co....Astoria, OR. Light olive green and off white paper cover with black. Espy Collection. Ephemera

Details

Creation Date: 1917

Catalog ID: 1999.34.140

Call Number: EPH/388.342/D664b/1921

Object Types: booklet

Creator: Detroit, MI

Dimensions: Height 21 cm . Width 14 cm

Related Subjects: Dodge Brothers Works Dodge automobile automobile manufacturer Detroit, MI automobile industry worker, factory Sovey Motor Company Astoria, OR