History for Fun: Fordlandia

Thursday, June 24
1:00pm-2:00pm
Presented by Joe Ouellette

This is the story of Henry Ford’s failed utopia…Fordlandia. His quest for rubber in the Amazon in 1928 was a bold adventure. You will experience an amazing and desperate challenge to Henry Ford. We’ll have a chance to walk in his shoes, to deal with satisfying an appetite for automobile tires to feed an exploding auto marketplace. Lets go exploring back then…and today.