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Eli Whitney

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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.com

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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.

Eli Whitney's Patent for the Cotton Gin

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

The Cotton Gin - Eli Whitney Sells His Patent Rights - Inventors

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The cotton gin did not make Eli Whitney rich despite being an important invention ... in December, 1806, the validity of Whitney's patent was finally determined by ...

Eli Whitney | American inventor and manufacturer | Britannica.com

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Jul 29, 2015 ... Miller and Whitney became friends. ... cotton could make the South prosperous and make its inventor rich. ... The action was followed by similar settlements with North Carolina, Tennessee, and, finally and reluctantly, Georgia.

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 ?

Eli Whitney & the Invention of the Cotton Gin - The Baldwin Project

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Eli Whitney & the Invention of the Cotton Gin from Great Inventors and Their ... The age of cheap clothing seemed at hand, when the poor as well as the rich could afford ... This the father did, and it was not long before Eli was supplying all the ... Though Whitney had no opportunity at Yale to prepare himself to become an .....

The Cotton Gin and Its Connection to the Civil War lesson - eastconn

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How and why did the invention of the Cotton Gin come about? What were the pros .... manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich. If his genius led ...

The Impact of the Cotton Gin

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... for everyone? 2. How did the invention of the cotton gin affect the people in the South? ... Whitney never became rich from his invention. Recently, there is also ...

TAH PROJECT Technology and History Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin ...

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Examine how did the invention of the cotton gin changed the South. Materials: Graphic ..... manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich. If his genius ...

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How did the Whitney family become rich - Answers.com

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In 1798, Eli Whitney invented a way to manufacture muskets by machine so that the parts were ... Did Eli Whitney finally become rich? yes he did... Whitney ...

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.

March 14, 1794: Get Your Cotton Pickin' Hands Off My Gin, or The ...

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Mar 14, 2016 ... Of course, with cotton becoming the quick way to wealth for farmers, much farmland ... Unfortunately for Whitney, the cotton gin did not make him rich as he ... Finally, a last cracked aspect to this star crossed inventor was his ...