Two women munition workers operate a shell case forming machine during World War I at the New Gun Factory of the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London.

Gente della Guerra women munition workers operate a shell case forming machine during the First World War at the New Gun Factory of the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London. Lewis G P © IWM (Q

He was unembarrassed to have been caught out. “Kingdom Hastings.”  “You -!”  “After Brunel, before you ask.”   “The railway man?” I found myself enquiring.  “Believe me, it could have been ten times worse. My father’s an engineer. He was set on calling me Isambard, but my mother insisted on the final say.”  (I Stopped Time, www.jane-davis.co.uk)

Isambard, hero of Bristol, and the man who taught me that you'll never be short in a tall hat. Isambard Kingdom Brunel against the launching chains of the Great Eastern at Millwall in

Factories during the industrial revolution gave off many pollens in the air which made the air bad to breathe.

"Smoke pouring into the air from a Pittsburgh steel mill, Each month the steam boilers and furnaces of its industries, railroads, and homes dumped 100 tons of pollutants on its streets.

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13 free photos from the Industrial Revolution for high school social studies teachers

"Power house mechanic working on steam pump" By Lewis Hine, 1920 National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration [VENDOR # Colorized from black and white photo by Larry Kemp

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Dangerous: Child chimney sweeps often had to crawl through holes only 18in wide - and cruel masters would light fires to make them climb faster. Many fell to their deaths

Britain's child slaves: They started at 4am, lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. Yet, says a new book, their misery helped forge Britain

Chimney sweep, before child labor laws outlawed the work of such young children. The men and women who worked tirelessly to pass the child labor laws allowed these children a chance to go to school.

The working classes had a thoroughly rotten time of it during the Industrial Revolution - or so history books maintain.   The Industrial Revolution came as a tremendous boom to a lot of working people: they earned far more than they had done before, escaped lives of crushing poverty and for the first time began to exert some measure of control over their lives.

Life wasn't all trouble at mill: LIBERTY'S DAWN: A PEOPLE'S HISTORY OF THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION BY EMMA GRIFFIN

The working classes had a thoroughly rotten time of it during the Industrial Revolution - or so history books maintain. The Industrial Revolution came as a tremendous boom to a lot of working people: they earned far more than they had done before, escap

Children in the Victorian Age JUST THINK MAYBE A FEW MONTHS OF THIS FOR THE KIDS OF TODAY? YA THINK MAYBE THE ENTITLEMENT ATTITUDE WOULD GO AWAY?

Children worked in inhumane conditions. Because of these conditions, nerve strain and eyestrain were common for young textile workers.

Child labour during the industrial revolution

This short activity could explain child labor during the industrial revolution in depth.

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