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    Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford Signed Contract for a Sale to a Railroad Company Henry Ford (1863-1947), American automobile manufacturer, founder and president of Ford Motor Company. A natural mechanic, Ford introduced standardization and mass production techniques in creating his masterpiece, the Model T automobile. He revolutionized manufacturing with conveyor belt assembly lines. Document signed, two pages, June 1, 1929, Wayne County, Michigan. A partly printed document signed filled out by typewriter, a warranty deed signed by Ford and his wife, Clara J. Ford, for sale of close to three acres of land in Dearborn, Michigan, to the Michigan Central Railroad Company for a dollar. Duly notarized and recorded, with official stampings and notations. The blank top right corner is missing, light scattered soiling. This very letter sold in 1994 at a Smythe auction for nearly $4,000. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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