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1 Objectives: to identify other major industries and name inventions developed and their inventors

2 Cattle ranching grew with the railroads Meat-packing industry then grew Developed by Philip Armour, Gustavus Swift and Nelson Morris Led to the creation of a refrigerated railroad car

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4 Vanderbilt and James Hill were instrumental in constructing new railroads Created first great railroad system: the New York Central First to use steel rails, bridges and double tracks Hill created new settlements to help immigrants along the new railroads

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6 Thomas Edison- had an invention factory, where other inventors could work Created the first indoor electric light bulb Created the phonograph, which reproduced sound Alexander Graham Bell- telephone 1876 George Eastman Kodak Kodak camera

7 Lewis Waterman Fountain Pen Ottmar Mergenthaler typesetting George Washington Carver- Helped created equipment for crops Booker T. Washington- started the Tuskegee Institute Elisha Otis elevator Henry Ford- gas powered automobile engines Horatio Alger- Writer who explained rags to riches

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