The Industrial Revolution

Learn more about the rise of the mills, machines, and other parts of the Industrial Revolution.


The Industrial Revolution
The story from the British Library

The Industrial Revolution
Discover just how transportation, art, medicine, and other industries changed as a result of the introduction of machines.

Air, Water, and Energy in the Industrial Revolution
See how it all came together

Timeline of the Industrial Revolution
See what happened when

Important Inventions of the Industrial Revolution
See who invented what when

Samuel Slater: Father of the American Industrial Revolution
Learn how this businessman got the Revolution going in America.

The Lowell Project
How hard did the girls at the Lowell mills work? This site tells you.

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