Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Knitting and the Industrial Revolution

Knitting Interim 2013

Emily Shaw

on 28 January 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Knitting and the Industrial Revolution

Video Demonstration Brittany Eberhart, Emily Shaw, Kirsten Grady, Ashleigh Padgett Pre-Industrial Revolution Cottage Industry vs. Industrial Revolution Pros :)
Cons :( Origins of knitting
Earliest knitted items
Progression of knitting
Shifts in accessibility and affordability Textile industry had a central role Works Cited Knitting & the Industrial Revolution Middle east (Egypt) Mediterranean trade
routes to Europe America via
European colonization German liturgical
gloves, 1297 Spanish stockings,
1562 Jacket knitted of silk
and gilt, 1600s Acorn hat, 1600s Egyptian Coptic socks, 1000 CE "Madonna Knitting", by
Bertram of Minden
1400-1410 Bellis, Mary. "Industrial Revolution - Textile Industry and Textile Machinery." About.com Inventors. About.com, n.d. Web. 24 Jan. 2013. <http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blindustrialrevolutiontextiles.htm>.
Berg, Maxine. "What Difference Did Women's Work Make to the Industrial Revolution?" History Workshop 35 (1993): 22-44. JSTOR. Oxford University Press. Web. 27 Jan. 2013.
Boswell, Mary Rose. "Documenting Laconia's Knitting Mills: A Comparison of the Belknap Mills Corporation and Two Present-Day Knitting Mills." IA. The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archaeology 20.1/2 (1994): 32-49. JSTOR. Society for Industrial Archaeology. Web. 27 Jan. 2013.
Harley, C. Knick. "Cotton Textile Prices and the Industrial Revolution." The Economic History Review 51.1 (1998): 49-83. Print.
"History of Knitting." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 13 Jan. 2013. Web. 27 Jan. 2013. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_knitting>.
"Industrial Revolution." History.com. A&E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 23 Jan. 2013. <http://www.history.com/topics/industrial-revolution>.
"Knitting Machines and the Industrial Revolution." Knit a Square. KasCare, Oct. 2008. Web. 23 Jan. 2013. <http://www.knit-a-square.com/knitting-machines.html>.
Mill Times. Dir. David Macaulay. YouTube. PBS, 01 Apr. 2012. Web. 27 Jan. 2013.
Theaker, Julie. "Knitty: Editorial Spring 06." Knitty: Editorial Spring 06. Knitty Magazine, 2006. Web. 27 Jan. 2013. <http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEspring06/FEAThistory101.html>. The Industrial Revolution Many new machines and technology Greater production rate and distribution range of manufactured goods 1589 1733 1760s:
Spinning frame
-> Water frame 1764: Spinning jenny 1779: Spinning mule 1792 Eli Whitney 1804: Jacquard loom 1870: Griswold's automatic, circular knitting machine
Full transcript