In 1908 for $825 you can get a luxury Ford model T
Henry Ford was born in 1863. Until he was 16 he worked at his families farm then went to Detroit and lived on his own. One morning the winter of 1906-7 henry went to the Piquette Avenue plant and told the owner that he wanted to add a door big enough for a car to fit through. and a good lock on it. The owner did what he said and then henry put his ideas to work and they started making cars.