Major Accomplishments of Henry Ford and his Company

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  • Birth of a legend

    Birth of a legend
    Henry ford was born to William and Mary Ford. he was the first of six children. The life of Henry Ford
  • Starting a Family

    Starting a Family
    Henry Ford marries Clara Bryant
  • The Beggining of a Great Future

    The Beggining of a Great Future
    Henry Ford gets a job at the Edison Illuminating Company. This sparks, and concluded Henry's decision that part of his life would be dedicated to industrial pursuits.
  • The Start of a Company

    Henry ford was promoted to chief engineer. this gave Ford enough time to make good money and still have time to work on his own experiements and inventions.
  • Not New, But the Start of Something New

    Not New, But the Start of Something New
    Henry Ford build the Quadricycle
  • Third Time Really is The Charm

    Third Time Really is The Charm
    Ford unsuccessfully attempted to establish a company twice until 1903 when Ford was incorporated and Henry as the Vice-President and cheif engineer.
  • A Successful Dream

    Henry Ford becomes the President of Ford. Henry Ford combines Buick and Cadillac and become the number 1 Auto maker in the U.S.
  • T for.........

    T for.........
    The model T was introduced and was immediatly a huge success.
  • Over Land, To Over Seas!

    The first oversea assembly plant was built in Manchester, England.
  • Stepping it up again

    Beacause of the Assembly line Ford became the largest automobile maker in the world.
  • Assembly!

    Assembly!
    The assembly line was introduced to ford in 1903 to be more efficient and to increase percision. The assembly line is where the part is carried on a conveyer belt to one person who would put his specific part onto the car and the part would keep moving down.
  • FACTORIES!

    FACTORIES!
    The first large factory was built in Highland Park, Michigan because of such a high demand for the Model T's.
  • Jeep For the U.S

    Jeep For the U.S
    Ford begins to produce general-purpose jeeps for the U.S. military and shifts completely to military production starting in Feb. 1942
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  • 22% of the compony, not much? WRONG!

    Fords common stock goes on sale and 10.2 million sharea are bought on the first day. Thats only 22% of the company.
  • Aston Martin Loganda

    Ford buys 75 percent of Aston Martin Loganda
  • High Point

    Fords earnings were 5.3 billion, an all time high.
  • Orange Chicken to Cars

    Orange Chicken to Cars
    First dealership built in china
  • Mile marker? More like 250th marker

    Ford Builds its 250 millionth car since its been built.
    Ford built roughly 2.6 million cars a year.
  • Saving Money

    99 cents of all future hourly wages will go towards health care. the insurance deductibles will go up by close to 33%. these changes will save ford 650 million dollars.
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    Accomplishments of Ford