The United Irishmen, 1798 A liberal political organisation in eighteenth century Ireland that sought Parliamentary reform. However, it evolved into a revolutionary republican organization, inspired by the American Revolution and allied with Revolutionary France. It launched the Irish Rebellion of 1798 with the objective of ending British monarchical rule over Ireland and founding an independent Irish republic.
Paul Strand This photograph shows how man and industry go hand in hand. At this time, people were obviously not as technologically advanced. So this photo is a representation of how it takes man's skill, willpower, and physical strength to power big, powerful things.