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This Little Thunderbird Went to Market

A prototype Ford Thunderbird convertible photographed on August of 1954. They might have been beaten out of the gate in the personal two-seat convertible category by GM by a couple of years, but in it’s first year alone Ford sold three and half times as many Thunderbirds as Chevrolet did in the first three years…

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Working the Production Line at River Rouge

A Ford worker operating a state-of-the art multiple-spindle drill press on a flathead V-8 engine block in 1934. The story of Ford’s enormous production facility located at the confluence of the Rouge and Detroit Rivers is very well known. Developed between 1917 and 1928, it’s specifications were staggering. It was a mile and a half…

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