Industrial and Transportation
Working conditions,improvements, developments in the 1800's
Improvements in Transportation ||
During the 1800's the growth of transportation, made travel easier by the cause of new ways of transportation. This also affected shipping times and costs. Steamboats and the Railroad system are one of the most popular methods of transportation. During the 1840's and 1850's over 500 steamboats were used to carry people and goods through the Atlantic. Other than steamboats, trains took a big part of transportation as well. In the Eastern United States 30,000 miles connected big cities by railroads, these transportation caused the economy to grow.
What steamboats did on water, trains did on land!
Steamboats were a popular transportation used to carry goods and people.
Traveling People :
People would travel across the Atlantic in steamboats with their families.
Manufacturing and Industry ||
People used factories to build goods and afterwards sell or trade them.
Mills just like factories created goods, and merchants made mills to make the process of making goods faster.
People used machines located in factories to make goods.