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973 wordsHenry Ford was born on July 30, 1863 to William and Mary Ford. He was the oldest of six children. He grew up on farm in Dearborn, Michigan. He lived a typical childhood of spending his days in at school and doing farm chores. Ever since he was young, he showed an interest in mechanical things, and how they worked and functioned. He used to take things apart and put them back together for fun to see how they worked (Head 47 - 50). In 1879, at the age of 16, he left his home to travel to the city ...
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1,354 wordsREPORTPAGEPAGEPAGEPAGE BIBLIOGRAPHY 10 WORKS CITED 11 ILLUSTRATIONSIllustratioThesis: Henry Ford (1863 - 1947), an American industrialist, was best known for his pioneering achievements in the automobile industry. A. born on a farm near Dearborn, Michigan, on July 30, 1863 B. machinist's apprentice in Detroit at the age of 16 A. standardized interchangeable parts In conclusion, Henry Ford was a very important part of our society. He was responsible for many inventions, including the Model T. His...
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748 wordsHenry Ford the most influential person in the last century, created a cheap inexpensive traveling carriage. By doing this, people in America and soon people around the world could travel 200 miles in a ten-hour period. Before this invention of the automobile people could only travel 20 miles in one day by horse. Henry Ford was born on July 30, 1863. He was the first of six to his parents William and Mary Ford. Henry grew up in a typical 19 th century home and attended a one-room schoolhouse. At ...
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857 wordsFord Car Company The first piece of material I gathered was a picture via the internet. This picture is of the River Rouge assembly plant in Dearborn, Michigan. This picture shows the manufacturing of the fender for a Ford Motor Company product. It also shows the facilities of the Rouge plant and how the plant it self was state of the art. This plant was the largest of its kind at the time of its construction. The Ford Motor Company at the time was one of the leaders in labor relations. This pic...
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1,742 wordsHenry Ford was the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the driving force behind the firm and its products, who made an extraordinary impact on the American industry. Henry made many accomplishments, which include the Quadricycle and the Model-T car. As a young kid Henry was really into the mechanical industry, which helped him in life to develop all of the cars that he created during his years at the head of Ford and as he worked in his younger days at a Detroit factory. (2: 23) Also when Hen...
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