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The WPA Film Library:Model T Automobiles Impact Transportation ca. 1920s

Author: Infobase,; WPA Film Library (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : The WPA Film Library, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [1920] 2016. ©1920
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics
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In an attempt to manufacture a car that was affordable for the average American family, Henry Ford designed the no-frills Model T in 1908, which sold for {20}850. The price of the car dropped when Ford introduced the assembly line in 1913, which significantly decreased the amount of time required to build a single car. Between 1908 and the discontinuation of the model in 1927, the Ford Motor Company sold 15 million  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; WPA Film Library (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1114840864
Notes: Originally released by The WPA Film Library, 1920.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 24, 2016.
Target Audience: 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (2 min., 9 sec)) : .
Contents: The WPA Film Library:Model T Automobiles Impact Transportation ca. 1920s (2:09);
Responsibility: The WPA Film Library.

Abstract:

In an attempt to manufacture a car that was affordable for the average American family, Henry Ford designed the no-frills Model T in 1908, which sold for {20}850. The price of the car dropped when Ford introduced the assembly line in 1913, which significantly decreased the amount of time required to build a single car. Between 1908 and the discontinuation of the model in 1927, the Ford Motor Company sold 15 million Model T automobiles. Copyright The WPA Film Library.

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