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The Ford Rotunda consists of an imposing gear-shaped central section from which rectangular wings extend to the north and south. The circular section is 215 feet in diameter. In its center is a court 92 feet in diameter, withich is open to the sky. The Rotunda is built of Indiana limestone and steel. Its construction required 114,000 feet of cut limestone and 1,000 tons of structural steel.

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Michigan–Wayne County–Dearborn

Publisher

United News Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

7A-H2042

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

225

Postcard Collection Number

Michigan-05

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

265 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\MI-05A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Dearborn (Michigan), Ford Rotunda (Dearborn, Mich.)

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