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Samuel Slater's Mill 
Read about the founder of the American textile industry, and America's textile industry.

Banneker, Benjamin 
From the Banneker Center for Economic Justice site, learn about the life of the first black american inventor.

Fulton, Robert 
Read about the life of Robert Fulton in this short biographical sketch..

Slater, Samuel 
This site contains a biography of Samuel Slater and his mill in Pawtucket Rhode Island. The author of this site maintains that Slater was the father of the American Industrial Revolution.

Smith, Adam 
Learn about the founder of modern economics and his ideas from this biography found on the Adam Smith Institute International Divisions web site.