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The Human Factor - Introducing the Industrial Life Photograph Collection at the Baker Library

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The Human Factor

Introducing the Industrial Life Photograph Collection at the Baker Library

Henry Ford presents new V-8

ca. 1936 • Ford Motor Company • Photographer unknownThis unusual camera shot shows Henry Ford (right) and Edsel Ford with their newest product, the Ford V-8 for 1937. The picture was taken at Dearborn during the newspapermen’s preview of the new car, which excited unusual interest because of its completely new appearance and the advent of the 60 horsepower V-8 engine, giving a choice of engine sizes.

This unusual camera shot shows Henry Ford (right) and Edsel Ford with their newest product, the Ford V-8 for 1937. The picture was taken at Dearborn during the newspapermen’s preview of the new car, which excited unusual interest because of its completely new appearance and the advent of the 60 horsepower V-8 engine, giving a choice of engine sizes.

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  • Henry Ford presents new V-8, ca. 1936
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Photographer unknown
  • Gelatin Silver Print, 8 × 10 inches
  • Automobile Industry Photograph Collection, Mss: 534 A939 1931-1944 :534 A939

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