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Eli Whitney and the birth of American technology

Constance McLaughlin Green

Eli Whitney and the birth of American technology

by Constance McLaughlin Green

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston (Mass.), Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitney, Eli.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Oscar Handlin.
    SeriesThe library of American biography
    ContributionsHandlin, Oscar.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13757970M

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Get this from a library. Eli Whitney and the birth of American technology. [Constance McLaughlin Green; Oscar Handlin] -- A series of specific challenges led Eli Whitney to exercise his ingenuity in technology and made him an engineer. His cotton gin revolutionized Southern agriculture.

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Paperback Publish your book with B&: $ Eli Whitney (December 8, – January 8, ) was an American inventor best known for inventing the cotton was one of the key inventions of the Industrial Revolution and shaped the economy of the Antebellum South.

Whitney's invention made upland short cotton into a profitable crop, which strengthened the economic foundation of slavery in the United ion: Yale College. Small collection of correspondence, research notes, and a typescript of chapter from her book: Eli Whitney and the Birth of American Technology ().

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Eli Whitney (). Source. Inventor. Cotton Gin. One of the most influential inventors in American history was born in Westboro, Massachusetts, in Eli Whitney was raised in poor circumstances but became so adept at making nails that he saved enough money to attend Yale College.

After graduating in he traveled to Georgia to act as a tutor for a wealthy family but declined the.Eli Whitney biography. Date of birth: Date of death: Birthplace: Westboro, Massachusetts, United States Nationality: American Category: Science and Technology Last modified: Credited as: Inventor, created the cotton gin.♥ Book Title: Eli Whitney and the Birth of American Technology ♣ Name Author: Constance McLaughlin Green ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: CwYmAAAACAAJ Download File Start Reading.