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        Henry Ford - Photo Gallery: Working at the Ford Factory

        To reduce costs and increase production of his most successful automobile -- the Model T -- Henry Ford borrowed a tactic from the meatpacking industry and implemented the assembly line in his manufacturing plant. It would revolutionize the auto industry as would Ford's groundbreaking Five Dollar Day wage for an eight-hour shift. Learn more witht this Photo Gallery from American Experience: "Henry Ford."

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