Category: Industrial Revolution

Industrial revolution

Industrial revolution

The industrial revolution started in England on 1733 with the first cotton mill. England wanted to keep the industrialization as a secret, so they could become the world power. They prohibited anyone who had...

Robber Barons

Robber Barons

In the Cartoon:Cyrus Field, Jay, Gould, Cornelius Vanderbilt and Russel Sage are represented here basking in their luxury while laborers who work with cheap wages work hard to hold up their profits and lifestyle.sourceIn...

Phases of Industrial Revolution

Phases of Industrial Revolution

The industrial revolution is divided in 3 phases: machines and labor (1760 – 1840), technical revolution (1840 – 1920), technological revolution (1920…)First phase: machines and labor (1760 – 1840)Phases of the industrial revolution: The...

Colombia vs. England

Colombia vs. England

1. ¿what country do you think has more natural sources Colombia or England? I think Colombia has more natural sources than England because Colombia don’t have winter, spring, summer or autumn, is always like...

Interstate Commerce Act 0

Interstate Commerce Act

Granger laws were made to regulate trains and the railroad, but in 1886 Surpreme Court ruled that the granger laws were unconstitutional.In 1887 The Interstate Commerce Act gave the federal government the right to supervise...

Effects: Immigration 0

Effects: Immigration

Railroad companies promising a ticket to land lured Irish, Chinese and other immigrants to America.When they could not get to the train on time they stayed in the city and worked to feed their...

Effects: Immigration 0

Effects: Immigration

Railroad companies promising a ticket to land lured Irish, Chinese and other immigrants to America.When they could not get to the train on time they stayed in the city and worked to feed their...