Romantic Era - Gontesky

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Age of Industry

The romantic age was also called this..

Romantic Period

Most influential era
Revolution!

Factors of production

Land, labor, entreprenuership

Improved Steam engine

Breakthrough invention
James Watt (1769)

Steamboat

Robert fulton 1807

Stephenson Steam locomotive

1825
use spread throughout america and europe

Textile industry

one person instead of five
cotton gin
factory system
sewing machine

Telegraph

Samuel Morse (1832)
Transatlantic Cable
Foundation of telephone (1876)

Malthusian Theory

1798
Population increase - not enough food (supply and demand)

Seed drill

1830's
Jethro Tull

Reaper

Cyrus McCormick
1840's

Steel Plow

John Deere

Bessemer Process

Coal and Iron into steel

Construction revolution

Skyscrapers
Home insurance building
New york equitable life building

Louis Sullivan

"Form ever follows function"
Father of modern skyscraper
wainwright building

Capitalism

Economic Social System
Individual controls means of production
Private business

Socialism

Karl Marx
Friedrich engels
Haves vs. Have nots

Communism

4 stages
revolution
dicatorship of proletariat
Socialism
pure communism

Romanticism

Artistic
literary
intellectual
escape from modern realities

Workers & Condition

Factories
Low wages
14 hours/day
6 days a week
abuse of workers

Rising up

John stuart mill - government should protect
laws passed: limit on child labor 8 & up
under 13 years old : less than 8 hours a day

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