Quick Project: Princess Mirror:
Modern day mirror making changed with the invention of a new process
612-1 Zoetrope: A zoetrope
is a revolving drum with slits on the side. On the inside of the drum
was a flexible card with a sequence of 20-30 pictures. As you turned
the drum and looked through the slits it appeared as if the object was
moving. This was an early form of motion pictures.
612-2 Morse Code: Samuel Morse developed the electromagnetic
telegraph and the electronic alphabet known as Morse Code. On May 24,
1844, Morse sent his first telegraph message.
612-3 Wedgewood: Josiah Wedgewood (1730-1795) revolutionized
the production and sale of pottery. Inspired by Chinaware, Wedgewood
was first made during the industrialization of factories using waterwheels
to turn machines.
612-4 Cotton bags: The beginning of the Industrial Revolution
was based on the cotton industry and many of the inventions were made
for manufacturing and producing cotton.
612-5 Pointillism: Part of the Industrial Revolution also involved
a revolution of Art forms. Pointillism and George Seurat were an important
part of the Neo-Impressionist movement.