Industrial Revolution

Textile mills in the Industrial Revolution

Textile mills in the Industrial Revolution

September 15, 2022
The industrial revolution started in Great Britain in the mid-1700s. Textile production was the first great industry created. The textile industry…

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Cottage system Industrial Revolution

Cottage system Industrial Revolution

September 3, 2022
The Cottage Industry found it s roots in the Middle Ages. It is often referred to as the putting-out system. This system was most common in the…

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Assembly line Industrial Revolution

Assembly line Industrial Revolution

July 17, 2022
Author: Lewis Hackett Date: 1992 Industrialization: The First Phase Most products people in the industrialized nations use today are turned out…

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Fashion during The Industrial Revolution

Fashion during The Industrial Revolution

May 22, 2022
Photo by: Mikael Damkier The nineteenth century witnessed an amazing transformation in the political and economic life of Europeans and Americans…

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When did the Industrial Revolution end

When did the Industrial Revolution end

January 6, 2022
There are around 4, Alpine glaciers of various sizes that are currently under threat from warming temperatures. During the Little Ice Age, which…

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British Industrial Revolution Facts

British Industrial Revolution Facts

December 13, 2021
When studying the industrial revolution it can be easy to get lost in the amount of detail from the period. Alot happened in just 150 years and…

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Farming during the Industrial Revolution

Farming during the Industrial Revolution

September 15, 2021
While we have studied the trails and triumphs of industrial revolution we would be negligent if we only focused on industry. Workers need to…

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Sheffield Industrial Revolution

Sheffield Industrial Revolution

September 3, 2021
Courtesy of Bruce Adams and The Daily Mail Since the beginning of the 8th century there has been a settlement in the location of modern Sheffield…

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Industrial Revolution society

Industrial Revolution society

August 10, 2021
“Studying the metabolism of today’s societies reveals that small-scale short-term plumbing will not suffice to substantially reduce risks that…

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Factory life in the Industrial Revolution

Factory life in the Industrial Revolution

June 23, 2021
The industrial revolution and the great economic success that accompanied it had a wide variety of victims. As we have previously discussed the…

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Negative Results of the Industrial Revolution

Negative Results of the Industrial Revolution

April 8, 2021
Misery generates hate: these sufferers hated the machines which they believed took their bread from them: they hated the buildings which contained…

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Industrial Revolution Pollution Facts

Industrial Revolution Pollution Facts

March 31, 2021
Industrial pollution takes on many faces. It contaminates many sources of drinking water, releases unwanted toxins into the air and reduces the…

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Innovations of the Industrial Revolution

Innovations of the Industrial Revolution

March 15, 2021
The Industrial Revolution involved innovation, capital investment and increased output: Textiles James Hargreaves Spinning Jenny (1764) and…

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Second Industrial Revolution in American

Second Industrial Revolution in American

February 19, 2021
Three closely related factors—industrialism, nationalism, and imperialism—soon combined to reinforce American enthusiasm for technology as a…

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Entrepreneurs in the Industrial Revolution

Entrepreneurs in the Industrial Revolution

January 18, 2021
Entrepreneurs of every era share many common characteristics. The Industrial Revolution produced some of the most successful innovators in history…

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Definition of “the Industrial Revolution

Definition of “the Industrial Revolution

January 14, 2021
Performers depict the Industrial Revolution during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Technological change has always been…

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Henry Bessemer Industrial Revolution

Henry Bessemer Industrial Revolution

January 10, 2021
Henry Bessemer was most widely known for his making of modern steel. He was born on 1813, in a small village called Charlton, located in Hertfordshire…

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What started the Industrial Revolution in Britain?

What started the Industrial Revolution in Britain?

October 12, 2020
Many observers of modern social science are convinced of the maxim: There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics . Yet good…

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Immigrants during the Industrial Revolution

Immigrants during the Industrial Revolution

August 24, 2020
Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History, Springfield History Theater The story of the Irish in the Connecticut Valley is a…

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Industrial Revolution and Slavery

Industrial Revolution and Slavery

August 12, 2020
Opinion by David William Pear Hillary Clinton to Africa… “Get over it”. “For goodness sakes, this is the 21st century. We ve got to get over…

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Machines of the Industrial Revolution

Machines of the Industrial Revolution

June 25, 2020
During the course of history people have changed the manufacturing process dramatically. Instead of items being produced by hand, the owners…

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