Region Focus

Winter 2003

Economic History

Wheels of Change
The Automotive Industry's Sweeping Effects on the Fifth District
By Robert Lacy


Marvin, Keith. "The Detroit of Yesteryear: Maryland's Moment in Automotive History." Maryland Magazine, Winter 1988, pp. 16-21.

Peterson, Joyce Shaw. "Black Automobile Workers in Detroit, 1910-1930." Journal of Negro History, 1979, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 177-190.

Rubenstein, James M. The Changing U.S. Auto Industry: A Geographical Analysis. New York: Routledge, 1992.

Wadelington, Charles. History of the Charlotte, North Carolina, Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant: 1914-1955.

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