2 Directions:Research the invention and inventor and take notes about the invention and on the inventions impact.You will then create a short essay (1/2 to 1 page) to answer the following question:How did this invention impact the economy/social/political during the Antebellum time period?Then, (tomorrow) Students will create an advertisement set in the antebellum period for their invention.
3 TOC #50 RIGHT: 50. Inventor Research notes LEFT: Write the project directions in your own words.
4 Include MLA citations in your research notes. Be creative!
5 1793---Eli Whitney cotton gin Robert Fulton first commercially successful steamboatPeter Cooper first steam locomotive1834—Cyrus McCormick mechanical reaper1835—Samuel Colt revolver pistol1837—John Deere steel plow1839—Charles Goodyear vulcanized rubber1844—Samuel Morse telegraph/Morse code1846—Elias Howe sewing machine1851—I.M. Singer foot treadle for sewing machine