Tag: visiting Greenfield Village with elderly parents

  • Henry Ford & Greenfield Village

    Henry Ford & Greenfield Village

    I recently visited Greenfield Village, where Henry Ford, that idol/icon of American enterprise, built his own version of reality. The Real vs. the Idyll Ford’s idyllic village, set in the 1860s, occupies about 80 acres in Dearborn, Michigan, in the area where he grew up. The time-stamped village is especially ironic because in a sense…