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RHODE EXTRA: Celebrating the Father of the American Industrial Revolution

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Father’s Day is coming up this weekend! It’s a great opportunity to recognize the “Father” of the American Industrial Revolution, Samuel Slater. Our digital reporter, Emily Gibbs visited Slater Mill in Pawtucket to learn more about the work he’s done for our country. Museum manager, Samantha Lavoie took us through his time in Rhode Island.

If you’d like to visit Slater Mill, click here for more info!

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