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					Industrial Revolution Spreads
Belgium, France, and Germany?

Continental System
Technological Knowledge
      John Cockerill
      Government cost?
      Continental banks?
 United States Industrial Revolution


• American System

• Transportation
       –Mark Twain
         »Life on the Mississippi
                  Ireland
 Catholics and Protestants
 Poverty
        Potato (3 x grain per acre)
 1781 to 1845
        Population?
 1845 to 1851
        The Great Famine
           1 million
           2 million
The Great Exhibition
  – 1851, Hyde Park
  – The Crystal
    Palace
  – Prince Albert
The Crystal Palace 2003
      18 pt. Cardinal Assignment

• Create an invitation to     • Items to include:
  the Great Exhibition.          –   Who, What, Where
                                 –   When, Why, How
• This is to have been           –   Quotes
  distributed in 1851 as an      –   Graphic
  enticing advertisement         –   Historical Data!
       Industrial Society
The New Industrial Middle Class

The Working Class

Standard of Living
Changes in Industrial Conditions

        Trade Unions
        Robert Owen
           Luddites
           Chartism

				
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