Chapter 7 Nationalism and Sectionalism. Focus Question. How did transportation developments and industrialization affect the nations economy?. Transportation Revolution. Roads First roads were dirt trails 1790 created wilderness roads made of logs
Chapter 7 Nationalism and Sectionalism
Began in Britain
31,000 miles of track by 1860
Steam Powered initially.
Increase the settlement area of the Great Lakes
was highly profitable for New York
Cities and industries along the canal developed and flourished