History 398 - Technologies and Their Societies
Resources on the Web
The Networked Multimedia Information Services offer an
Introduction to Machine Tools
, with pictures and videos of machine tools and their use.
Or visit Penn State's online
Student Machine Shop Laboratory
with illustrated instructions for carrying out the major machining operations.
There are a lot of
Model T Fords
Visit and browse through the
Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village
. Pay special attention to the Model T in
. Of related interest is the
Even before Ford put Americans on the road, his idol and friend,
Thomas A. Edison
was changing the face of America and the lives of Americans at his invention factories in Menlo Park and West Orange, NJ.