Ford's Model T and how it helped the economy, society and politicaly
Ford Motor Company
Where and what it is Today
Events leading to his invention.
Henry Ford's life
Born 1863 in Michigan. His parents are William and Mary Ford. His mother died during his teenage years where he began his working career.
Ford left his family farm to become a machinist. Recognized by Thomas Edison, who he admired, he worked his way up in the business to chief engineer.
Education and Work
After Ford moved back home, and was running his own sawmill. He married Clara Bryant and eventually started working on the gasoline powered vehicles. When he designed the Model T, aka the "Tin Lizzie", he opened Ford Motor Company.
Ford died in 1947 and kept the company in the family, eventually handing it to his grandson. Now the company produces cars trucks and SUVs of all shapes and features that continuously improve.
Death and Legacy
The Model T and Ford Motors
The Model T
| Director Derek R. Szymanski
Brand NEW features ever implemented in a car or carriage.
Foldable roof allows for maximum or minimum shade or weather potection
Leather seats and easy to reach controls.
Horseless vehicle, same amount of passengers as horse and carriage. .
New Gasoline Powered Engine
Downside to moving forward
Moved quicker backward than forward due to gravity and the location of gears and gas ta.
Smell of fumes
Smell of gas, and not very quick moving.
Leads to better advances
Better means of transportation. Leads to future inventions and better smoother means of transport.
Ability to move quicker and at a much cheaper cost. They were all one color because it was cheaper.
Cost - $300
PROS & CONS
Both sides of the Model T.
THE BEST FIT
You choose which one you would agree with
Ford was disagreed with by many because he supported peace and finding another way to end the war. However, he was idolized by others because Ford revolutionized production by inmproving the assembly line.
Ford bought new jobs to the community. His factories put out hundreds of cars a day and sold them for a reasonable price.
Ford was recognized around the world. He set up factories in Germany and was given an award from Adolf Hilter for his creation and courage to work. Provided jobs and vehicles during WWII and allowed advances in technology during this time.
Besides receiving numerous achievements there are many achievements in Ford's company
Created the first gasoline-powered engine.
Set up international factories and brought hundreds of jobs to the American World.
Leading Motor Company across America and parts of Eastern World.
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