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Eli Whitney - Wikipedia

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Eli Whitney (December 8, 1765 – January 8, 1825) was an American inventor best known for .... While the cotton gin did not earn Whitney the fortune he had hoped for, it did give him ... "...

Did Eli Whitney finally become rich - Answers

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yes he did... Whitney invented a way to manufacture muskets by machine so that the parts were interchangeable and made him become rich.

How did the Whitney family become rich - Answers

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Did Eli Whitney finally become rich? yes he did... Whitney invented a way to manufacture muskets by machine so that the parts were interchangeable and made ...

Whitney Houston: Despite earning millions singer had just $29k in ...

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Mar 9, 2012 ... It has emerged Whitney Houston had just $29k in her bank account while ... Big inheritance: Whitney has left almost $6m to her daughter Bobbi ...

The Cotton Gin | The Eli Whitney Museum and Workshop

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As Eli Whitney left New England and headed South in 1792, he had no idea that .... cotton gin reduced the labor of removing seeds, it did not reduce the need for slaves to ... It was as a manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich.

Eli Whitney's Patent for the Cotton Gin | National Archives

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Sep 23, 2016 ... Background Eli Whitney and the Need for an Invention As Eli Whitney left New ... seeds, it did not reduce the need for slaves to grow and pick the cotton. ... It was as a manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich.

The Cotton Gin - Eli Whitney - Inventors - About.com

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Eli Whitney patented the cotton gin on March 14 1794 and a revolution in ... Ironically, it was as a manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich.

Biography: Eli Whitney - Ducksters

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It helped many southern plantation owners become rich off their cotton crops. However, it also increased the demand for slaves. Where did Eli Whitney grow up ?

Changing the World Twice- The Story of Eli Whitney

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Feb 26, 2016 ... So how long did it take Whitney to solve the problem that had vexed Southern ... when many opponents of slavery thought it might finally be dying out. ... cotton, he believed that he was on his way to becoming a wealthy man.

Eli Whitney and His Cotton Gin - Awesome Stories

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Dec 22, 2016 ... What difference did the cotton gin make to the total production of cotton ... It was as a manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich.