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  • How about some old factory photos?

    I have a lot of these.
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    Bill
    http://www.brauchauto.com/
    Eastern Connecticut

  • #2
    Love those old photos Bill
    I can look at them all day!


    keepem comming
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


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    • #3
      OK, here are a few more.
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      http://www.brauchauto.com/
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      • #4
        Yeah my work Mac book needs more..

        https://mshshots.smugmug.com/MsDaisy/i-68wv5k8

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        • #5
          OK, a few more
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          http://www.brauchauto.com/
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          • #6
            Every Model A owner should get some of these!

            I use them to decorate our parts showroom.

            new-place-glass.jpg
            new-place-sign.jpg
            Attached Files
            O'Neill Vintage Ford
            the UK Model A parts specialists
            https://www.oneillvintageford.co.uk

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            • #7
              Gustafson Ford in Kewanee, Illinois has large, framed factory photos of Model T-Model A- and early V-8 cars and trucks around the showroom. I love looking at them! The owner likes the old iron plus Fords from the muscle car era! Makes for a classy dealership.

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              • #8
                Every time i go back and look at the pics Bill posted i notice something new.
                I find it very enjoyable to study each one
                3 ~ Tudor's
                Henry Ford said
                "It's all nuts and bolts"


                Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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                • #9
                  The MOST amazing film I saw was pouring Blocks, while MOVING on a conveyor!
                  Dad Amazed

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                  • #10
                    011889pr.jpg

                    Dipped parts. note the gloss on the fenders on the right. BTW that's the underside of the fenders.

                    Go to

                    http://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?...mber&op=PHRASE

                    Download the biggest file size to check the backgrounds and to identify the various small parts hanging between the fenders

                    http://jmodela.coffeecup.com

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                    • #11
                      011875pr.jpg

                      Why are the engine numbers used out of sequence? 4/13/30 engine storage, California

                      http://jmodela.coffeecup.com

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                      • #12
                        Hey Bill here is your factory photo thread
                        3 ~ Tudor's
                        Henry Ford said
                        "It's all nuts and bolts"


                        Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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                        • #13
                          MAFCA has a new book out now, full of era photos with Model A's. Looks good it's on my Christmas list!

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                          • #14
                            Here are a few more
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                            http://www.brauchauto.com/
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                            • Mitch
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                              Thanks Bill.

                          • #15
                            Check the 1st batch for the chassis supported on axle housings !! The housings make great barbecue and tool supports.

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                            • #16
                              Originally posted by plyfor View Post
                              Check the 1st batch for the chassis supported on axle housings !! The housings make great barbecue and tool supports.
                              Good eyes on that one. I had not noticed. I have some of those that I use for jack stands.
                              Bill
                              http://www.brauchauto.com/
                              Eastern Connecticut

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                              • #17
                                Great pictures. Worth a thousand words.

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                                • #18
                                  Time for a few more. You will need to overlook any duplicates, as I may forget which I have already shown. Here are some of the 20 million ford.
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                                  • Mitch
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                                    Where is that car today?

                                  • Jim Mason
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                                    http://jmodela.coffeecup.com/twentymill.html

                                    I believe it is on loan to Ford. It will return to the Liimatainen's afterward.
                                    Aura us about 40 miles from my house in the U.P.

                                  • Mitch
                                    Mitch commented
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                                    Wow thanks Jim

                                  • Jim Mason
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                                    Dave Cella was a friend. He had heard rumors of the car but like everybody else wasn't sure of their veracity. I did get to see the car at the marc national in Dearborn in 2003.

                                • #19
                                  I have never seen that one, but at the grand parade for my home town of Wallingford's 300 aniversary in 1970 the parade included the stainless steel model A tudor, and the stainless steel Tbird. I was driving a 30 phaeton, since my 40 tudor was overheating.
                                  Bill
                                  http://www.brauchauto.com/
                                  Eastern Connecticut

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                                  • #20
                                    Last time I was up at the River Rouge Tour in Dearborn (2016), Ford had the 20 Millionth Ford on display at the visitor's center at the Rouge. Quite a car.

                                    If you ever get the chance to go to Dearborn the River Rouge tour is a must. I never get tired of seeing that OR the Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, and the Dearborn Inn. We stayed at the Dearborn Inn several times and it is great! Neat Ford era factory photos on display throughout the building. You can buy the matte framed prints from Ford they have some pretty neat ones. Big, like 36"X 42" something like that. T's-A's-V-8's Lincolns from that era.

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                                    • #21
                                      Not really a Factory Photo but very interesting. Found this photo in a file from my Great Grandfather's Ford Dealership (Thompson Motor Co) in Goodland KS. Apparently the dealership hosted a commerical caravan that was traveling through the country. I guess the Panel was painted with samples of the colors available at the time
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                                      If someone tells you “That can’t be done”. It’s time to get started!

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                                      • #22
                                        That is something I have never seen. A great photo.
                                        Bill
                                        http://www.brauchauto.com/
                                        Eastern Connecticut

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                                        • #23
                                          I'd like to see a photo of the Norfolk, VA plant where my Model A was produced in 31'

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                                          • #24
                                            I have lots of factory photos, but have no way of determining what plant they represent.
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                                            • #25
                                              I like that #3 picture above showing the body getting lowered onto the chassis. Here is a similar pic with some minor differences.

                                              6A2FEA35-E2D0-4BF3-A219-2A4ACCE4322F.png
                                              3 ~ Tudor's
                                              Henry Ford said
                                              "It's all nuts and bolts"


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