See what started the transportation revolution
What was the event?
- People first invented steam engines that propelled boats
- Then, invented the steam locomotives and railroads
- Finally, Trains
Where did it take place?
- Continental railroad went from California to Nebraska
- Followed Oregon and Mormon trails
Why did this happen?
- People needed faster railroad ways to get raw materials to customers faster
- Also to get finished product to customers too
Why should you support transportation?
- Raw goods would be received faster and still fresh.
- Makes transporting goods faster
- Receive news faster
- Travel faster as well