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The cotton gin

by Nancy Robinson Masters

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825.,
    • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inventors.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementNancy Robinson Masters.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature.
      SeriesInventions that shaped the world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS1570.W4 R63 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3395987M
      ISBN 100531124061
      LC Control Number2005008051
      OCLC/WorldCa58721123

        The gin made cotton profitable which was a boon to the south, but did manage to keep slavery going for another seven decades — that wasn’t Witney’s intent, of course. The gin separated the sticky seeds from the fibers in short-staple cotton, which was easy to grow in the deep South but difficult to process. The gin improved the separation of the seeds and fibers but the cotton still needed to be picked by hand. The demand for cotton roughly doubled each decade following Whitney’s invention. So cotton.

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Eli Whitney — American Inventor born on Decemdied on Janu Eli Whitney was an American inventor best known for inventing the cotton gin. This was one of the key inventions of the Industrial Revolution and shaped the economy of the Antebellum South.In Inventing the Cotton Gin, Lakwete explores the history of the cotton gin as an aspect of global history and an artifact of southern industrial development.

She examines gin invention and innovation in Asia and Africa from the earliest evidence to the seventeenth century, when British colonizers introduced an Asian hand-cranked roller gin to.As for the cotton gin (gin being short for engine), it is linked forever to the name Eli Whitney.

When that young man left New England and headed south inhe had no notion that within months he would invent a machine that would change the course of history.