Ford Motor Company History

The significance of Henry Ford in American history and even In world history is so well recognized that it needs no argument here. Many published works upon Ford the man and works addressed to the history of automobile manufacture technology which include his contributions are readily available, not only In the United States but also abroad. The following is but a brief sketch of his life and his larger industrial complex.

Henry Ford Early History
Ford Motor Company is Formed
The Assembly Line
Ford Expansion
Henry Ford II Takes Over
Henry Ford, Social Responsibility, and Progress

Birth of the Ford Model T

Many innovations in manufacturing took place at the Piquette Ave Plant, read about them here
Ford Factories
Ford's System of Branch Assembly Plants