This is what you see when you go in the main entrance, which I rarely do now that I have a pass
If you turn your head to the right a little you see this.
An Autogyro that was once used by the Detroit News, as you can no doubt tell.
The front Propeler of said Autogyro
Some Ford Planes
The Fokker from Admiral Byrd's Expedition
A copy of the Wright Flyer
Some bit of a wing
An old Northwest emblem, these would be the days before you couldn't get on a Northwest plane because people thought you looked too Arab.
A plane from Ford's own airline (they had one for a short while as I remember)
An Engine on the side of that plane
A small Ford Plane
Just a chandelier
Why did I photograph the chair Abe Lincoln was shot it? I dunno, seemed like the thing to do.
Civil War Map of Slave and Free States
I forget who sat in this chair. Someone who signed the Decleration of Independance.
Speaking of which
Old Copy of Common Sense
This was over something in that section