Thursday, January 14, 2010


My group is never here .

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

NHD primary source

Free Patents online., 2004-2009. Web. 8 Dec. 2009. .
a patent for canned food. and a little background history on where and who it came from.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

my nhd questions

My questions I want to answer :
  1. What is your historical innovation? Canned Food impact on the Napoleonic War.
  2. When was it created? in 1810.
  3. Who is credited for this innovation? Nicolas Appert, developer of the canning process.
  4. What immediate effect on the country did it have? It helped people in the war; it provided food to the soldiers so they didn't die from starvation. It also impacted the country because people could buy canned food, instead of having to cook every night, and save money.
  5. How has he use of this innovation changed over time? When Appert first designed/created canned food it was in a glass jar, although it would spoil fast he later started to make it in tin cans.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009


  1. what i found so far was info on canned foods.
  2. what war it was in.
  3. what year it was made in.
  4. && who created it.

Monday, November 16, 2009


reallllly need music cause it helps me think better .

ugh , this isn't working verywell .

Friday, October 23, 2009

canned foods annotation

*this website gives some information but not much .

*this website gives some info too , about how to read expiration dates .

* this website gives me info on who created canned food & the origin .

*this website gives info on where to find the expiration dates and how to read them .

*this website gives info on how canning foods preserves them .

Thursday, October 22, 2009