Assembling the Future - Twentieth Century Industry in New York State

July 2007

Industry CoverStudents are introduced to 20th century industry in New York State, which was a center of change and commerce and the source of new technologies that created many industries and advanced and complicated others.

Learning Goals: 
Understand what industry is and how four specific industries in New York State have evolved
Recognize the connection between industry and New York State geography, the economy, the arts, and civil liberty
Focus on the industry's impact on the human experience
30 (teacher guide - 4; student DBQ - 26)