Important events during the Industrial Revolution

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  • Invention of the Lightening Rod

    Invention of the Lightening Rod
    Benjamin Franklin invented the lightening rod during this time.
  • Invention of the Spinning Jenny

    Invention of the Spinning Jenny
    James Hargreaves invents the spinning Jenny
  • Invention of the Steamship

    Invention of the Steamship
    Jacques Perrier invents a steamship
  • Invention of the Submarine

    Invention of the Submarine
    David Bushnell invents a submarine
  • Inventio of the Steamboat

    Inventio of the Steamboat
    John Fitch invents a steamboat
  • Invention of the Gas Turbine

    Invention of the Gas Turbine
    John Barber invented the gas turbine.
  • Invention of the first electric light

    Invention of the first electric light
    Humphry Davy invents the first electric light – the first arc lamp
  • Invention of the Electromagnet

    Invention of the Electromagnet
    1825 – William Sturgeon invented the electromagnet
  • Invention of the Typewriter

    Invention of the Typewriter
    American, W.A. Burt invents a typewriter
  • Inention of the Mechanical Calculator

    Inention of the Mechanical Calculator
    Charles Babbage invents a mechanical calculator
  • Invention of the telegraph

    Invention of the telegraph
    Samuel Morse invents the telegraph
  • Invention of the Sewing Machine

    Invention of the Sewing Machine
    Isaac Singer invents a sewing machine
  • Invention of the Modern typrwriter

    Invention of the Modern typrwriter
    Christopher Scholes invents the first practical and modern typewriter
  • Invention of traffic lights

    Invention of traffic lights
    J P Knight invents traffic lights
  • Invention of the dishwasher

    Invention of the dishwasher
    Josephine Cochrane invents the dishwasher
  • Invention the escalator

    Invention the escalator
    Jesse W. Reno invents the escalator
  • Invention of the Air conditioner

    Invention of the Air conditioner
    Willis Carrier invents the air conditioner
  • Invention of the Tractor

    Invention of the Tractor
    Benjamin Holt invents a tractor
  • Invention of the first synthetic plastic

    Invention of the first synthetic plastic
    Leo Baekeland invents the first synthetic plastic
  • Invention of the movie camera

    Invention of the movie camera
    Motorized movie cameras invented
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    Industrial revolution inventions