Henry Ford and Edsel Ford in 15 Millionth Ford Model T Car, 1927

Ford Motor Company. Engineering Photographic Department1927-05-26

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, MI, United States

On May 26, 1927, Edsel and Henry Ford drove the fifteen-millionth Model T out of Highland Park Plant. This marked the symbolic end of Model T production and Ford Motor Company prepared to start producing the Model A. This image shows Edsel and Henry in the fifteen-millionth Model T, outside the Engineering Laboratory in Dearborn, Michigan.


  • Title: Henry Ford and Edsel Ford in 15 Millionth Ford Model T Car, 1927
  • Creator: Ford Motor Company. Engineering Photographic Department
  • Date Created: 1927-05-26
  • Location: United States, Michigan, Dearborn
  • Subject Keywords: Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943, Ford, Henry, 1863-1947, Ford Motor Company, Engine and Electrical Engineering Building (Dearborn, Mich.), Automobile industry executives, Automobiles, Ford automobile, Ford Model T automobile, Publicity, Cars, Milestones (Figurative), Photographs, Photographic prints
  • Type: Photographs
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Photographic print
  • Object ID: 64.167.189.P.4336
  • Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
  • Invention: Model T
  • Image ID: THF96269
  • Field: Transportation
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

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