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Samuel Slater-Hunter Loy

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American Academy

on 11 May 2010

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Transcript of Samuel Slater-Hunter Loy

Samuel Slater memorized all parts of spinning machine
had photographic memory England had law that cotton mill workers were not allowed out of country
disguised himself as a farmer

went on a ship to the United States took him two years to rebuild machine in US worked and was finished in
the US opened first cotton
thread mill in Pawtucket, Rhode Island
wealthy man and friends built a factory that had new and improved machines
it dyed, wove, and spun the cotton
more shops were opened Significance on Civil War:
he was known as the father of the
industrial revolution
North started building more factories after
Slater built his
North was more wealthy due to factories
population increased in North
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