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1800's Transportation Us History

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1800's Transportation

In order to create regional, national and international markets, strong commerce, trade and transportation are necessary. During the 1800’s, social change became more prominent in different areas of the country such as the South and Midwest. As economic prosperity grew, the need for new and more efficient means of transportation grew as well. Through the development of new transportation technologies such as canals and railroads, America saw a large increase in the monetary flow and stability of the economy along with a changing social and political climate during the period of 1820-1860.
The growth of the American economy began to boom in the first portion of the nineteenth century, when industry and agriculture
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This culture gap only helped to further the South’s growing sense of insecurity within the union. Although the north and south became more socially distanced, the vast system of railroads in the United States moved goods and people across great distances, facilitated the settlement of large portions of the country, created towns and
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