The American Industrial Revolution

How It Put a Negative Impact on Society

How It All Began

The Industrial Revolution started in the 1700's in Britain. It eventually moved to America, replacing many hand tools with dangerous machines.
Overall, the cons outweigh the pros in the Industrial Revolutions due to the event that occurred during the period of time. These events include poor factory conditions, little rewards, and the lived of workers being out in danger.

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Images:

How It All Began Photo-https://www.mtholyoke.edu/courses/rschwart/ind_rev/images/IR36GR31x1.jpg

Danger Photo-

http://www.eiu.edu/~eiutps/childlabor_spinningframe.jpg

Poor Factory Conditions Photo-http://www.aberdeenquest.com/web/MultimediaFiles/RICHPOOR_FACTORY.JPG

Reward Photo- https://erzulieredeyes.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/legbaofferingspenny.jpg


Information Obtained From:


  • History Learning Site
  • Lowell Mills Girl's Petition
  • Jungle Video Clip
  • Children Pay High Price for Cheap Labor