Memorized the plans for a spinning machine and came to Pawtucket to set up shop.
Englishman who hauled tons of iron in a steam locomotive.
American who built the first steamboat to take passengers up the Hudson river
He improved on the locomotive and his won a contest for the best in England.
Invented the seed drill
Invented the spinning jenny
The entrepreneur who backed the steam engines
Invented the cotton gin
Invented the steam engine
From Boston and he revolutionized the American textile industry
Francis Cabot Lowell
Industrialization grew in Germany because
the coal-rich Ruhr Valley
Andrew Carnegie was known for which business?
John D. Rockefeller was known for which business?
What 2 cities were centers for smelting in England?
Birmingham and Sheffield
What city during the Industrial Revolution became the largest in Europe?
went to New Harmony, Indiana, which was a cooperative city
The middle class “haves” or factory owners were called the
The middle class “have-nots” were known as
The Factory Act of 1833 made it illegal for children under what year to work?
Helped develop socialism
Wrote The Wealth of Nations
Wrote the Communist Manifesto
A refusal to work
This outgrew of an optimistic view of human nature, a belief in progress, and a concern for social justice. The factors of production are owned by the public and operate for the welfare of all.
Economic system where in which the factors of production are privately owned.
His philosophy was Utilitarianism
The final phase of socialism
The economic policy of letting owners of industry and business set working conditions without interference.
The policy of extending one country’s rule over many other lands.