Chapter 1 (Kindle)

Picture Credits

p. 31 The Franklin Circle in Birmingham: Matthew Boulton

Martin, David, Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, (1767), White House Collection, Washington, D.C. PD/PD-US.

Matthew Boulton, c. 1775, National Portrait Gallery, London by Stephencdickson is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0,_c.1775,_National_Portrait_Gallery,_London.JPG

Eginton, Francis, (1773), View of the Manufactory of Boulton and Fothergill, [otherwise known as Soho Manufactory], British Museum, London. PD/PD-US.

p. 32 The Bridgewater Canal

Bridgewater Canal, (1762), in Lives of the Engineers by Samuel Smiles. Credit: Mary Evans Picture Library.

[Yates, G.F.?] Barton Aqueduct, (c. 1793), Science Museum, London, Public Domain.

Brown, Ford Madox, (1879-1893), The Opening of the Bridgewater Canal A.D. 1761, Manchester Town Hall, Manchester, England, PD/PD-US.

p. 33 Josiah Wedgwood

Priestley, Joseph, Portrait of Josiah Wedgwood from Scientific Correspondence of Joseph Priestley, Collins Printing House, New York, 1892, Science History Institute, Philadelphia, Public Domain.

Trent and Mersey Canal near Branston Water Park by Sue Adair is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Jasperware Vase and Cover, Wedgwood by VAwebteam is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0

“Am I Not a Man and a Brother” Medallion by Daderot licensed under CC0 1.0 Public Domain. Modelled by William H. Hackwood, Wedgwood, Etruria, England c. 1786, Brooklyn Museum, New York.,_medallion_modelled_by_William_H._Hackwood,_Wedgwood,_Etruria,_England,_c._1786,_tinted_stoneware_-_Brooklyn_Museum_-_DSC09289_(cropped).JPG

p. 34 William Small, James Watt and John Wilkinson

Steam Engine by Boulton and Watt 1784, (scanned from a paper reproduction of the original sketch), in Robert Henry Thurston, A History of the Growth of the Steam Engine, D. Appleton and Co., NY, 1878, p. 119, Public Domain.

Partridge, John (after Sir William Beechey), (1806), James Watt, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, PD/PD-US.

Kettle, Tillie, (c. 1765), William Small. PD/PD-US.

Abbot, Lemuel Francis, John Wilkinson, The Ironmaster, Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives, Wrexham, Wales, PD/PD-US.,_The_Ironmaster.jpg

p. 35 Priestley, the Wilkinsons, and Victory at Yorktown

Peale, Rembrandt, (c.1801), Joseph Priestley, PD/PD-US.

Pneumatic Trough and other equipment used by Joseph Priestley, Frontispiece of Experiments and Observations on Different Kinds of Air, (1775), by Joseph Priestley, J. Johnson, London, PD/PD-US.

Zveg, V., (1962), Second Battle of the Virginia Capes, US Navy and Naval History Heritage Command, Hampton Roads Naval Museum, Norfolk, VA, PD-USGov-Military-Navy.