The Industrial Revolution

The Industrial revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.

The Industrial Revolution first started

The Industrial Revolution first started in Great Britain and eventually progressed to the United States in the early 19th century. It was first created to raise people's standard of living. Before the revolution, the majority of Americans lived on farmland, small towns, or villages

Conditions They Faced

To increase production, factory owners wanted to keep theirmachines running as many hours as possible. As a result, the average worker

Movements/Ideas

The Industrial Reform Movement was a group of activists, who wanted to correct some of the “bad” effects of the Industrial Revolution

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