Henry M. Leland

Henry M. Leland

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Henry Martyn Leland (February 16, 1843 - March 26, 1932) was a machinist, inventor, engineer and automotive entrepreneur who founded the two premier American luxury marques, Cadillac and Lincoln. He was born in Barton, Vermont and learned engineering and precision machining in the Brown & Sharpe plant at Providence, Rhode Island, . He subsequently worked in the firearms industry, including at Colt. These experiences in toolmaking, metrology, and manufacturing steeped him in the 19th-century zeitgeist of interchangeability.show more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136539322
  • 9786136539324