The Model T was enormously successful, and at one point half of all automobiles on the road were not just Ford cars but Model Ts.

The poem Defence of Fort M’Henry provides an account of the British attack on the United States during the Battle of Baltimore.

Taking place on the centenary of President Lincoln signing the Emancipation Proclamation, in which he declared the freedom of slaves, ‘I Have a Dream’ was the sixteenth of eighteen speeches given by different orators that day and is regularly described as one of the best speeches of the 20th Century.