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Industrial revolution in the united states

INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN THE UNITED STATES

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After the civil war
After the Civil War

  • Country is back together

  • Reconstruction Plan is in place

  • Slavery has been abolished

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New industries in america
New Industries in America

1. RAILROADS – Transcontinental Railroad connects the country

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New industries in america1
New Industries in America

2. STEEL replaces Iron -- Steel is harder, lighter, more shapeable, and less likely to rust.

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New industries in america2
New Industries in America

3. CORPORATIONS Grow -- A corporation is a business owned by people (stockholders)

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Industrial revolution in the united states

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4. OIL – Oil is discovered in Pennsylvania and is soon found to be useful

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5. TELEPHONE – Connects the country with communication

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6. ELECTRICITY – Power in homes.

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7. AUTOMOBILES – Cars are invented and take off.

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8. FARMING INNOVATIONS – New tools (tractor, plow, fertilizers, pesticides)

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Major people involved in the industrial revolution

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Andrew carnegie
Andrew Carnegiehttp://www.hightowerlowdown.org/sites/hightowerlowdown.civicactions.net/files/images/cartoon_200304.gif

  • STEEL

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John d rockefeller
John D. Rockefellerhttp://www.hightowerlowdown.org/sites/hightowerlowdown.civicactions.net/files/images/cartoon_200304.gif

  • OIL

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Alexander graham bell
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  • TELEPHONE

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Thomas a edison
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  • ELECTRICITY

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Henry ford
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  • AUTOMOBILES

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Industrial revolution in north carolina

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New industries in north carolina
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1. TEXTILE – cloth

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2. TOBACCO – Headquartered in Durham. Big innovation was making cigarettes using a machine. The company got so big that it was declared a monopoly and broken up by the Sherman Antitrust Law into 4 separate companies. Money from this industry started what became Duke University.


Industrial revolution in the united states

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  • RAILROADS – Not new, but connected

    all of North Carolina.

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4. FURNITURE – To this day North Carolina is known for its furniture.

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