Alexander Y. Malcomson
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Who is Alexander Y. Malcomson?
Alexander Y. Malcomson was a coal dealer from Detroit, Michigan who bankrolled Henry Ford's first successful foray into automobile manufacturing: the Ford Motor Company.
- also known as Alexander Malcomson
- born on (150 years ago) in Dalry
- Marriage with Sarah Mickleborough
- died on (92 years ago)
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by Caryn Hannan, Jennifer L. Herman, Bryan Dye, Mel Ewald, Gloria Genel-Gonzalez
Ford, requiring some $3,000 for development costs, approached Alexander Y. Malcomson, a leading Detroit coal dealer, and in April 1902 they formed a partnership to produce a marketable automobile.
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