The West Industrializes (1750-1900)

Events

Beginning of Industrial Revolution in Britain

1750 - 1800

James Hargreaves's Spinning Jenny

1768

James Watt's Steam Engine

1782

Edmund Cartwright's loom

1787

Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin

1793

George Stephenson's Rocket

1830

Communist Manifesto

February 21, 1848

Emancipation of Russian Serfs

1861

Emancipation Proclamation

January 1, 1863

Bell's Telephone

1876

Thomas Edison's Incandescent Light Bulb

1879

Mass Production of Model T

1916