Power Loom

Industrial Revoultion

Inventor ?

Edmund Cartwright

How does the invention work ?

It combines threads to make cloth.

What was the purpose of this invention

To make cloth more easier

Why Was this invention important to USA history

produced more cloth which also haelped produced more clothing and sheets and other items to help the econmy


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Power Loom Weaving Drawn By T. Allom And Engraved By J. Tingle In The 1830s. Illustration. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 13 Feb 2014. http://quest.eb.com/images/312_1011716