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Henry Ford era at Richmond Hill, Georgia

Franklin Leslie Long

Henry Ford era at Richmond Hill, Georgia

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Published by F.L. Long in Richmond Hill, GA (186 Lincoln Circle, Richmond Hill 31324) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Richmond Hill (Ga.)
    • Subjects:
    • Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 -- Homes and haunts -- Georgia -- Richmond Hill.,
    • Richmond Hill (Ga.) -- History.,
    • Richmond Hill (Ga.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Franklin Leslie Long & Lucy Bunce Long.
      ContributionsLong, Lucy Bunce.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF294.R53 L66 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL395277M
      ISBN 100966761006
      LC Control Number98074051
      OCLC/WorldCa40509114

      The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Henry Ford (Ford, Henry, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Ford, Henry, , contrib.: The Amazing Story of Henry Ford, the Ideal American and the World's Most Famous Private Citizen: A Complete and Authentic Account of His Life and Surpassing Achievements (Chicago: Printed . Formerly Henry Ford's winter estate, this traditional Savannah country club on Lake Clara will steal your breath away by the sweeping river views and catherdral-like live oak trees cascading with Spanish moss. As one of the most charming gated communities in Georgia, Ford Plantation features first class amenities and cozy Lowcountry homes%. Welcome to The Ford Plantation Members’ Only Web Site Please login below. If you have any questions, please contact Shannon GaNun at or [email protected] Ford Way | Richmond Hill, Georgia | () Twitter Facebook Instagram.


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Out of 5 stars The Henry Ford Era at Richmond Hill, Georgia. Reviewed in the United States on Febru Verified Purchase. An excellent first hand account of the Henry Ford's ownership of Richmond Hill.

The authors having lived there and worked hand in hand with Henry Ford in the development of the property, makes it so much more /5(2). Today, The Ford Plantation sits in the middle of Richmond Hill, Georgia, a city of ab residents located just outside of Savannah.

Richmond Hillowes much to Henry Ford. When Ford first came to Ways Station, it was one of the poorest towns in Georgia. Henry Ford suffered a stroke in early and he gave control of the Ford Motor Company to his grandson, Henry Ford II. Mrs. Ford assumed direction of the Richmond Hill operations.

By all accounts, the spirit at Richmond Hill changed markedly after Henry's stroke. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Henry Ford Era at Richmond Hill, Georgia at Read honest /5. Richmond Hill has a historical connection to industrialist Henry Ford.

Ford used the town, formerly known as Ways Station, as a winter home and philanthropic social experiment, building the complex known as the Ford Farms along the Ogeechee River in the : Bryan. Richmond Hill, situated on the Ogeechee River fifteen miles south of Savannah, is the largest municipality in Bryan County (although Pembroke is the county seat).

According to the U.S. census, the population is 9, It is best known as the winter residence of the automotive pioneer Henry Ford during the s and s. Henry Ford Georgia book Richmond Hill, Georgia his winter home for nearly 25 years.

Explore his legacy at the Richmond Hill History Museum, which was once the Kindergarten building built by Henry and Clara Ford in Learn about all the people na events that shaped the community of Ways Station, or current day Richmond Hill. Learn about: Guale Indians.

Henry Ford purchased vast amounts of land around present-day Richmond Hill, Georgia, beginning in the s. After acquiring the property, Ford became interested in the economic and civic improvement of the area.

This photo shows the poor learning conditions faced by many students in the area. InFord opened the new George Washington Carver School for the. Henry Ford brought this house to Greenfield Village inone of a group of buildings to represent African Americans' progress from bondage through emancipation to world recognition.

Later research revealed that this home belonged to the Mattoxes, a land-owning African-American family--not a white plantation overseer, as Ford had believed. Current interpretation presents.

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Creepy Henry Ford Statue. Richmond Hill, Georgia. Model-T millionaire Henry Ford turned Ways Station, Georgia -- one of the poorest towns in the entire state -- into his winter home in He then bought up 85, acres of local land, drained the swamps, built schools, hospitals, and a saw mill, and put the people to on: Ford Ave., Richmond Hill, GA.

The Ford Plantation is as much a premier sporting club as it is a private residential community. The 1,acre property features opportunities for outdoor sports and recreation for family members of all ages, including an award-winning Pete Dye golf course, deepwater-access marina, equestrian barn, swimming pools, fitness facilities, and more.

Bryan County, on the Georgia coast just south and west of Savannah, was created from Chatham County by an act of the state legislature on Decem In land from Effingham County was also transferred to Bryan.

The county was named in honor of Jonathan Bryan, one of the leading colonial settlers in Georgia and a key figure in the colony's. Starts either off of GA 17 or GA 17 Spur and is a.7 mile walk to either end. The paved path is built on top of an old Henry Ford era dike system and has little curves and hills with plenty of talk rltrees for shade/5(6).

My family and I visited the Richmond Hill Museum and it is a real gem. It is located in a beautiful white building, built in by Henry Ford (yes, THE Henry Ford) as a kindergarten for local children.

We learned about how Henry Ford had built a winter home in Richmond Hill in the s, bought many acres of land, and built this town.5/5(48). Zillow has 42 homes for sale in Richmond Hill GA matching Ford Plantation. View listing photos, review sales history, and use our detailed real estate filters to find the perfect place.

The history of Richmond Hill goes back to the earliest days of the Georgia colony when, inGeneral James Oglethorpe built Fort Argyle near the confluence of the Ogeechee and Canoochee Rivers to protect the western approaches to Savannah.

The legalization of slavery in and the availability of highly cultivable agricultural bottom land along the Ogeechee River led to rapid. Broker Offices in Richmond Hill. Savannah Office ERA Southeast Coastal Real Estate Abercorn St., Suite I Savannah, GA Savannah Office ERA Evergreen Real Estate Company Canal St.

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Ford also implemented numerous civic improvements for the people of the Ways Station-Richmond Hill community, including medical, educational and cultural. Near here, on the river, Henry and Clara Ford built their winter home, Richmond, in Ford was active in the local community until his death in Henry Ford (J – April 7, ) was an American industrialist and business magnate, founder of the Ford Motor Company and chief developer of the assembly line technique of mass creating the first automobile that middle-class Americans could afford, he converted the automobile from an expensive curiosity into an accessible conveyance that would Children: Edsel Ford.

Ford Ave., Richmond Hill, GA Directions: I exit Drive east on Hwy /Ford Ave. for three miles. The museum will be on the right, in a little white house, just past the gas station at the intersection of Timber Trail on: Ford Ave., Richmond Hill, GA. Save on ISBN has The Henry Ford Era at Richmond Hill, Georgia by F.

Leslie; Long, Lucy B. Long and over 50 million more used, rare, and out-of-print books. Bubba's Bistro - US Richmond Hill, Georgia - Rated based on Reviews "Welcoming customer service, beautiful Ambiance and /5().

Photo, Print, Drawing Richmond Hill Plantation, East of Richmond Hill on Ford Neck Road, Richmond Hill, Bryan County, GA Enlarge View 26 images in sequence. [ Photos from Survey HABS GA ]. Downtown Detroit, c. Courtesy: Detroit Public Library, Burton Collection. J Henry Ford is born on a farm to William and Mary Ford in Author: American Experience.

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Masters. Henry Ford's son, Edsel Bryant Ford, –, b. Detroit, shared in the control of the vast Ford industrial interests. He was president of the Ford Motor Company from until his death, when his father once more became () president of the company.

The eldest Ford soon retired again when his grandson, Henry Ford 2d, –87, b. The Ford Plantation - Ford Avenue, PO BoxRichmond Hill, Georgia - Rated based on 98 Reviews "What an incredible place. From the /5(98). Research “The Henry Ford Era at Richmond Hill, Georgia” and see what Ford did for this area.

He started buying land for a winter home in then became interested in helping the local folks. Created jobs, farming, a health clinic, improved schools and on and on.

Really helped this area back when times were very : Daniel Strohl. Henry Ford Kindergarten Now the The Richmond Hill Museum The school was a voluntary project of Mr.

and Mrs. Henry Ford, who had a winter home, here in Richmond Hill. The Fords ran this school because the local school system made no provision for pre-school education at that time. It is now the Richmond Hill Historical Society's Museum. Just 18 miles south of Savannah, Georgia is the desirable area of Richmond Hill, Georgia - home to The Ford Plantation.

This is an 1,acre slice of Southern paradise along the Ogeechee River that blends private and posh residential living with nature, history and such sports as golf, fishing and equestrian pursuits. Henry Ford's House (Former) Richmond Hill, Georgia (GA), US Formerly the home of the business magnate and Ford Motor Company founder, the home is now the clubhouse of the Ford Plantation community and country club.

Gary. in Richmond-Apr 18 Review for Dr. Jackson Just seen her for the first time very nice personable waited a long time in waiting room and I was the first one there when the opened for the day would I see her again yesI don't care much for her medical assistant not very friendly almost like you were bothering her seems like they have good.

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The Ford Plantation is a premier residential community and private sporting club, sensitively developed on 1, breathtaking acres of pristine Georgia Low Country. Our majestic waterfront setting offers unparalleled southern historical ambiance, five /5(10). Richmond Hill, Georgia (GA), US Formerly the home of the business magnate and Ford Motor Company founder, the home is now the clubhouse of the Ford Plantation community and country club.

Links: Tour de Ford. Race information: 10 mile race at Ford Ave, Richmond Hill GA. Enjoy a stunning and historic race through the beautiful and exclusive Ford Plantation of Richmond Hill this summer.

The course has all types of terrain (grass, light trail, wooden bridges, dirt road, and asphalt) but is basically flat. - Explore kennethddixon's board "Bryan County, GA", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Richmond hill, Plantation homes and Antebellum homes pins.pictures 1 henry ford plantation, richmond hill georgia.

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