The Arrival of Industry 1793-1850s
The Way Things Were Made <ul><li>Prior to the Industrial Revolution, most basic goods in the world (like chairs, plates) w...
Where? When? <ul><li>The Industrial Revolution began in the late 18 th  century (1700s), and occurred throughout the early...
So what? What changed? <ul><li>Industrial Revolution involved major changes in mining, agriculture, manufacturing, and tra...
When did it happen here? <ul><li>The Industrial Revolution began in the U.S. in 1793 with the opening of Samuel Slater’s w...
Inventions!! Inventions!! <ul><li>Many new inventions created new advances in industry; this created many more changes in ...
Cotton Gin (1793) <ul><li>Invented by Eli Whitney </li></ul>
Steel Plow (1837) <ul><li>Invented by John Deere </li></ul>
Steamboat (1807) <ul><li>Invented by Robert Fulton </li></ul>
Vulcanized Rubber <ul><li>Invented by Charles Goodyear </li></ul>
Electric telegraph (1847) <ul><li>Invented by Samuel Morse </li></ul>
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  • Pictured in the background is Samuel Slater’s mill; opened in 1793; considered first industrial facility in United States
  • Why would the Industrial Revolution be such a revolution? What changes would occur as a result?
  • Why is there not a more specific date (or dates) for this revolution? How is this revolution different from the American Revolution we learned about? Note to teacher: emphasize to students the fact that political revolutions tend to have more specific dates, whereas most economic revolutions are less specific
  • Prediction with an illustration: Draw a picture to illustrate one major effect that would result from the rise of the Industrial Revolution.
  • The cotton gin easily separates cotton fibers from the seeds; this greatly increased cotton production in the South; what else would increase?
  • What are some recent inventions have had major changes in society?
  • The Arrival Of Industry

    1. 1. The Arrival of Industry 1793-1850s
    2. 2. The Way Things Were Made <ul><li>Prior to the Industrial Revolution, most basic goods in the world (like chairs, plates) were made whole in shops or were homespun by American families (clothes) </li></ul>
    3. 3. Where? When? <ul><li>The Industrial Revolution began in the late 18 th century (1700s), and occurred throughout the early 19 th century (1800s) </li></ul><ul><li>Most historians acknowledge that it began in Great Britain, and quickly spread throughout other parts of the world </li></ul>
    4. 4. So what? What changed? <ul><li>Industrial Revolution involved major changes in mining, agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation </li></ul><ul><li>Basically changes were from man-based labor to machine-based labor </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Began with using machines to make textiles (clothes) </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. When did it happen here? <ul><li>The Industrial Revolution began in the U.S. in 1793 with the opening of Samuel Slater’s water-powered textile mill in Pawtucket, Rhode Island </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Slater is referred to by many historians as the “Father of the American Industrial Revolution” </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. Inventions!! Inventions!! <ul><li>Many new inventions created new advances in industry; this created many more changes in the way work was done </li></ul><ul><li>Examples include………. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Cotton Gin (1793) <ul><li>Invented by Eli Whitney </li></ul>
    8. 8. Steel Plow (1837) <ul><li>Invented by John Deere </li></ul>
    9. 9. Steamboat (1807) <ul><li>Invented by Robert Fulton </li></ul>
    10. 10. Vulcanized Rubber <ul><li>Invented by Charles Goodyear </li></ul>
    11. 11. Electric telegraph (1847) <ul><li>Invented by Samuel Morse </li></ul>

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