Industrial Revolution Project
Born on December 8,1765 and died January 8, 1823. He invented the cotton gin. It increased productivity in cotton.
Born May 5, 1818 and died March 14, 1883. Karl Heinrich Marx was a German Philosopher, economist, socialogist, Historian, Journalist, and revolutionary socialist.
Born on January 19, 1736 died Agust 25, 1819. He invented the Steam Engine. A Scotish inventer and a Mechanical Engineer
Was born January 19, 1813 and died March 15, 1898. Bessemer processed for the manufactor of steel.
Was born October 21, 1833 and died December 10, 1896. Alfred Nobel was the inventor of dynamite.
Was born Febuary 11, 1847 and died October 18, 1931. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world including the photograph, the emotion picture camera.
The Steam Engine
A Steam engine is a heat engine that preforms mechanical work using steam as it's working fluid. The stationary Steam Engine was a key componet of the Industrial Revolution, allowing factories to locate where water power was avalible.
The Cotton Gin is a machine that quickly and easily seperates cotton fibers from their seeds, allowing for much greater productivity than manual cotton seperation.
The Telegraph is the long distance transmission of textual messege without the physical exchange of an object bearing the message.
Is a device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are not in the same vicinity of each other to be heard directly.
Is the process which ends traditional rights such as mowing meadows for hay, or grazing livestock on common land formely held in the open field system.
Urbanization in the 1800's
People moved to the cities instead of farms. Better access to goods, better transportation.
Are legally recognized as representatives of workers in many industries in the United States. Large unions also typically engage in lobbying activities and electioneering at the state and federal level.