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Unknown [Henry Ford]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02684 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph signed Date: circa 1925 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 18 cm.

Summary of Content: Signed photograph of a middle-aged Henry Ford by an unknown photographer. Ford signed over his jacket lapel.

People: Ford, Henry, 1863-1947

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Science and TechnologyIndustryTransportation

Sub Era: The Roaring Twenties

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