Industrial-revolution sentence example
Dictionaries and manuals are the instruments of this industrial revolution.
The movement as a whole was of exactly the same character as the industrial revolution in England, and it led to the same result, a struggle for electoral reform.
In the famous Manifesto of the Communist Party (1848) the theory was applied to show how the industrial revolution had replaced feudal with modern conditions.
The Industrial Revolution ushered in a whole new age of furniture manufacturing, allowing it to be produced on a large scale and driving the prices of pieces down.
But the Industrial Revolution brought cheaper ingredients to home cooks everywhere, as well as better methods for baking, and thus the birthday cake became a common celebratory delight that spread throughout the world.Advertisement
This may be, in the historical sense, merely a passing phase of human progress, due to the rapid extension of the industrial revolution to all the civilized and many of the uncivilized nations of the world, bringing in its train the consolidation of large areas, a similarity of conditions within them, and amongst peoples and governments a great increase in the strength of economic motives.
A vivid realization of the industrial revolution in the state is to be gained from the reflection that in 1875 California was pre-eminent only for gold and sheep; that the aggregate mineral output thirty years later was more than a third greater than then, and that nevertheless the value of farm produce at the opening of the 10th century exceeded by more than $100,000,000 the value of mineral produce, and exceeded by $50,000,000 the most generous estimate of the largest annual gold output in the annals of the state.
Natural gas was discovered in 1886 in the east-central part of the state, and its general application to manufacturing purposes caused an industrial revolution in the immediate region.
The distress inevitable in connection with such an industrial revolution was increased by the immense burden of the war and by the high protective policy of the parliament, which restricted trade and deliberately increased the price of food in the interests of the agricultural classes.
Modern steels and ferrous alloys have mostly been developed since the Industrial Revolution.Advertisement
The original reason for the introduction of building bylaws was to prevent the structurally substandard building which arose in the industrial revolution.
This is where the world's Industrial Revolution began in earnest, a direct result of James Brindley's Birmingham Canal.
Coventry rapidly became a center of the engineering industry following the Industrial Revolution.
We are still dealing with the slums, slag-heaps, derelict land and foul rivers of the first Industrial Revolution.
Now that the " industrial revolution " has extended practically all over the world, so that we have several countries carrying on production by modern methods, it is easily possible to sketch the main features of industrial and commercial organization at the present time, to describe the banking and currency systems of the principal nations, their means of transport and communication, their systems of commercial law and finance, and their commercial policy.Advertisement
The industrial revolution led to a revolution in interior decorating, and for the Victorians, high style was all about the appearance of luxury, whether real or imitation.
In addition to the influence of Queen Victoria, the industrial revolution dramatically affected decorating in the 19th century.
The industrial revolution also had the unintended effect of coating the exteriors of many homes in a thick layer of dirt, so Victorian interiors became more ornate to counteract the dingy exteriors of many homes.
The company was founded by Henry Sherwin and Edward Williams, essentially inventing the first ready made paint of the American industrial revolution.
In 1908, Henry Ford made the first Model T, and then in 1913 created a moving assembly line for mass producing automobiles which changed manufacturing and helped bring about the Industrial Revolution.Advertisement
Cars of the vintage era hold a special place in history as they moved the country forward in the Industrial Revolution and made the word automobile a common household term.
With the Industrial Revolution came mass production of cookie cutters with the first documented catalog offering cookie cutters dating from 1869.
During the Industrial Revolution and after, dance remained a popular pastime and the step diagrams became a very easy way for people to learn new and popular dances as they spread across the globe.
The Industrial Revolution drastically changed the way people thought about soap.