Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 20 items

  • Keywords: Dearborn x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Creating a Unified Business Elite

Joel Rast

in The Origins of the Dual City: Housing, Race, and Redevelopment in Twentieth-Century Chicago

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226661445
eISBN:
9780226661612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226661612.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter describes the origins of the Chicago Central Area Committee, an organization created in 1956 to provide a unified voice for the downtown corporate community in civic affairs. Prior to ... More


Learning to Live with the Slums

Joel Rast

in The Origins of the Dual City: Housing, Race, and Redevelopment in Twentieth-Century Chicago

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226661445
eISBN:
9780226661612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226661612.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter describes the development of Dearborn Park, a new housing development built in the South Loop during the 1970s and early 1980s. Dearborn Park, sponsored and financed by a group of ... More


Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Victoria Saker Woeste

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Henry Ford is remembered in American lore as the ultimate entrepreneur—the man who invented assembly-line manufacturing and made automobiles affordable. Largely forgotten is his side career as a ... More


The Local Response to Sudden Industrialization

Sarah Jo Peterson

in Planning the Home Front: Building Bombers and Communities at Willow Run

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226025421
eISBN:
9780226025568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226025568.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For years, the Ford Motor Company brought dramatic changes around Detroit dating back to its expansion to Highland Park in 1910 and then to Dearborn in the 1920s. Hence, local residents could see the ... More


Local Agendas and National Goals

David Andrew Nichols

in Engines of Diplomacy: Indian Trading Factories and the Negotiation of American Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781469626895
eISBN:
9781469626918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626895.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The first U.S. Indian factories, opened at Coleraine, Detroit, Saint Stephens, and other locations, served the southeastern and Great Lakes Indian nations. The War Department instructed the factors ... More


Rumors of War

Gillum Ferguson

in Illinois in the War of 1812

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036743
eISBN:
9780252094552
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036743.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines how, across Illinois Territory, relations between red and white were already changing. At Chicago, the members of the small American community remained confined to Fort Dearborn ... More


Traversing Arab and American Spaces: Community and Labor Organizing in the Southend

Pamela E. Pennock

in Rise of the Arab American Left: Activists, Allies, and Their Fight against Imperialism and Racism, 1960s-1980s

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469630984
eISBN:
9781469631004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630984.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The chapter explores how a transnational Arab American political consciousness played out on the local level in a series of inter-related developments in Dearborn, Michigan, starting with a movement ... More


Enforcement Without Law

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Even before the impact of Henry Ford's apology that ended his legal battle with Aaron Sapiro could be felt in the United States, Louis Marshall knew that the document would be useful abroad. Aware of ... More


Dearborn’s First Mosques

Sally Howell

in Old Islam in Detroit: Rediscovering the Muslim American Past

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199372003
eISBN:
9780199389285
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372003.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explores the new Muslim American identities that took shape during the Great Depression. Reduced in size and sorted into ethnoracial enclaves, Detroit’s Muslims in the 1930s embraced ... More


Introduction

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the 1920s, Aaron Sapiro, a Jewish lawyer from California, filed a libel case against Henry Ford and his newspaper, the Dearborn Independent. Sapiro's lawsuit stemmed from a series of articles ... More


Ford's Megaphone

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In America, it was common for industrial magnates to acquire newspapers or start their own. One of them was Henry Ford, the founder of Ford Motor Company. In late 1918, Ford's public image suffered, ... More


Marshall for the Defense

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The anti-Semitic articles published by Henry Ford's Dearborn Independent in its May 22, 1920 issue drew different reactions from Jewish religious leaders, intellectuals, activists, and lawyers. Many ... More


Taking It to the Streets

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In December 1920, the American Jewish Committee (AJC) published a pamphlet, “The Protocols, Bolshevism, and the Jews,” in response to the anti-Semitic articles that appeared in Henry Ford's newspaper ... More


The Other War

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In April 1924, Henry Ford's Dearborn Independent started publishing a series of articles attacking Aaron Sapiro. However, the newspaper made crucial mistakes that Sapiro would exploit in his lawsuit, ... More


The Lawsuit

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Aaron Sapiro filed his libel lawsuit against Henry Ford and his newspaper, Dearborn Independent, in April 1925, and the trial finally got under way in 1927. Both sides used the intervening period, ... More


Trial and Mistrial

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Sapiro v. Ford was held in Detroit's “Million Dollar Courtroom,” where Henry Ford's defense made a last-ditch attempt to avoid trial while the plaintiff tested Judge Fred M. Raymond's willingness to ... More


Gates Takes Command

Kevin J. Weddle

in The Compleat Victory:: Saratoga and the American Revolution

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780195331400
eISBN:
9780197549445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195331400.003.0018
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses the events surrounding the assumption of command of the American Northern Department and Army by Horatio Gates. When Gates replaced Schuyler on August 18, the army had mostly ... More


The Battle of Freeman’s Farm

Kevin J. Weddle

in The Compleat Victory:: Saratoga and the American Revolution

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780195331400
eISBN:
9780197549445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195331400.003.0019
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses the September 19, 1777, battle of Freeman’s Farm. In this battle, Burgoyne wanted to probe the American positions on Bemis Heights, skirt around Gates’s left flank, and then ... More


The Battle of Bemis Heights

Kevin J. Weddle

in The Compleat Victory:: Saratoga and the American Revolution

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780195331400
eISBN:
9780197549445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195331400.003.0021
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses the battle of Bemis Heights. While Burgoyne waited in vain for Clinton to arrive, he was forced to reduce rations. On October 7 he led a 1,700-man reconnaissance force to ... More


Music Appreciation

Judith Bowman

in The Music Professor Online

Published in print:
2024
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197547366
eISBN:
9780197547403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197547366.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This chapter describes issues related to teaching music appreciation online and presents experiences with online music appreciation instruction in narratives provided by professors teaching music ... More


View: