Western Expansion-Industrialization

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Throughout the 19th century there had been a lot of factors that caused change in this time period. It was figured that the U.S would become an industrial superpower by the turn of the 20th century. The various factors were;natural resources, railroads, population increase and free enterprise system. These within them selves made it clear that there must be some kind of way to transpire these into one another and contribute. This is where inventors came in the mix. It was understood that U.S industrialization factors contributing was inevitable which is why all the factors that contributed to it got so much feed back from people. Natural resources helped move along all things that weren’t man made. Such as water, coal, iron ore etc. These all are used to today to help us do our daily duties. Railroads played a huge role in industrialization just for the simple fact of that it shipped things quicker and easier. It put an ease on things. It also made situations less hectic leaving everyone with a peace of mind. The population increase only occurred because of the U.S urges for supply and demand. Later a great amount of immigration came upon the U.S. However, I feel that free enterprise system was by far the most significant in the whole topic of U.S industrialization. U.S was limited in a lot and was faced with relying on 50/50 chance things. There were supporters throughout this, however there was not really much they could do to prevent it simply because the fact that it had already began. During this time there were a lot of key inventors. The reason these inventors were so significant was because without them there would not be a smooth process in the U. S today. Edwin Drake actually created the very first oil well, if you think about it who knows how long it would have taken to have found that and what we would do if it wasn’t found. Thomas Edison created the photograph, the light bulb and the motion picture. If we think about that also, who...
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