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Portrait of Henry Ford, circa 1905

Spooner & Wells1903/1907

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, MI, United States

This was a pivotal time in Henry Ford's life. Ford, in his early 40s, urged his Ford Motor Company partners to support production of a "light, low-priced car," believing higher sales would increase profits. The introduction of the Model N in 1906 proved him right. It was more affordable than previous models and quickly became America's best-selling car.

Details

  • Title: Portrait of Henry Ford, circa 1905
  • Creator: Spooner & Wells
  • Date: 1903/1907
  • Location: United States, Michigan, Detroit
  • Subject Keywords: Ford, Henry, 1863-1947, Automobile industry executives, Photographic prints, Photographs, Portraits
  • Type: Photographs
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Photographic print
  • Object ID: 00.1334.132
  • Image ID: THF95160
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

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