Industrial Revolution

Events

Samuel Morse invents the telegraph

1844

Elias Howe Invents the sewing machine

1846

The Bessemer Method for processing steel is invented

1855

Alfred Nobel creates dynamite

1866

Louis Pasteur develops vaccines for diseases

1870

Thomas Edison uses a light bulb to light a lamp

1879

The Brooklyn Bridge opens

1883

Orville Wright makes the first powered airplane flight

1903

Henry Ford creates the Model T

1908

Thomas Edison demonstrates the first talking motion picture

1910