By: Eunice De Leon
Impact in Growth and in Development in the United States .
Steamboats increased factory production : led to growth of cities . It also caused a big impact on the daily life in the U.S by moving goods and people faster .
When its errands are noble and adequate, a steamboat bridging the Atlantic between Old and New England, and arriving at its ports with the punctuality of a planet, is a step of man into harmony with nature. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
"When it's steamboat time , you steam ". - Mark Twain