Henry Ford By Abby, Rachel, Bryan

  • Date of birth

    Date of birth
    Born on his families farm
  • Harvard

    He went to Harvard even thought he was a college dropout at 15
  • Date of first job

    Date of first job
    Michigan Car Company
  • Detroit

    He moved to Detroit to become and apprentice at a machine shop
  • Married

    he was married to Clara Jane Bryant
  • quadricycle

    Henry completed his first automobile, the quadricycle
  • Ford

    Ford set up his own business, the Ford vehicles
  • Model T

    Model T
    Ford starts making the famous Model T
  • U.S Senate

    U.S Senate
    loses his bid for the U.S. senate
  • Franklin Institute's Elliott Cresson Medal.

    Franklin Institute's Elliott Cresson Medal.
    Ford was awarded the Franklin Institute's Elliott Cresson Medal.
  • V-8

    Builds the first V-8 Car
  • Signs a contract

    Signs a contract
    Ford Motors Company signs a contract with UAW
  • Bronze star

    Bronze star
    He was awarded the Bronze star
  • Death

    He died at the age of 83