Industrial Age

Kaylee Linnell

1877 THe great rail road strike

1877:The Great rail road strike.

Who:Drew Vande Creek ph.d

What:Many workers had over extended themselves during the railroad building that followed the civil war.

Where: Illinois,Pennsyvania,S t.louis,chicago

Why: Workers were not being paid fairly well working on the railroad.

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Henry bessemer

Henry Bessamer

who:Henry Bessemer was widly known for his making of moderen steel.

What: his first involvement with steel began in the 1850's . During the Criman war

henry expiramented with new types of Cannon projectile.

Where : he did this in France.

Why :they needed steel to make rail road tracks.

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