Today we will learn.
The American System
Importance of Samuel Slater
He started the American Revolution. He was also a textile mill worker, who sparkled the idea, of mills, in New England.
Where alot of textile mills were, and where alot of women and children came to find work. The people did have to work very hard hours though.
Industrial Rev Slavery!
How did it encourage slavery?
They had kids that are 10+ work in factorys where they could limbs.
They also made People of different races Work in the cotton gin fields.
Whitney's 3 Steps!
Interchangeable parts - Uniform parts that can be made, installed, and easily replaced. Machine tools - Special machines quickly stamp out the interchangable parts. Division Of Labor - Several workers each specializing in one step of production, can outproduce the same number of workers doing every step in the production!
This video was made by Philip Sijerkovic. With info from Axl Herera, and Matthew Simmons.