Factory System


What is it?

The Factory System is a method of manufacturing using machinery and division of labor. The Factory System started in the 1800's at the beginning of the Industrial Revolution. People who worked there have to work 14 hours a day,and they get paid 50 cents each day. Kids started to work at the age of 3. Most kids couldn't make it to their 5th birthday. Kids who worked can only have a 30 minutes to eat breakfast and dinner.


"Factory workers are not working for capitalism, they are working for a living wage."

"Factory workers worked hard every day to provide the best for their families."