The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in
the period from ...... As late as the year 1900, most industrial workers in the United
States still worked a 10-hour da...
Industrial Revolution or the American Industrial. Revolution. Over the first half of
the century, the country expanded greatly, and the new territory was rich in ...
Introduction to the historical background and important people, events, and
inventions of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. Part 1 of 2.
The Industrial Revolution had begun in Britain during the mid-18th century, but
the American colonies lagged far behind the mother country in part because the ...
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agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban.
The building of the transcontinental railroads and all their branches was an
inevitable part of the Industrial Revolution that drove America following the Civil
After the Civil War, millions of Americans left their small towns and farms to work
at ... the contributions of those early inventors during the Industrial Revolution.
These changes mutually fueled the Second Industrial Revolution which peaked
... In the aftermath of the Civil War and Reconstruction, the American economy ...
Apr 20, 2015 ... Read about the causes of the American Industrial Revolution, beginning with the
first textile mill and throughout the rise of the corporation.
The great fortunes made in America during the Gilded Age, the age of the moguls
, railroad tycoons, robber barons, steel kings and trusts.