The Gilded Age

Kody Bissonette

Andrew Carnegie

Who- He was the Leader of the steel-making company, soon became the richest man in the world.


What- He Led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry.


Where- He was Born in Dunfermline, Scotland, and emigrated to the United States.


When- Carnegie was born on November 25 1835, and died on August 11, 1919


Why- He was important because he really helped the economy, and gave most of his money to charity.

Thomas A. Edison

Who- They sometime called him the "Wizard of Technology"


What- He Invented the "Light Bulb" and a thousand other inventions


Where- He lived in The United States of America


When- He was born onFebruary 11, 1847, and died on October 18, 1931


Why- The reason this is cool is because He "Changed The World"

Haymarket Riot

Who- The people who were effected by it America.


What- The people were Rioting.


Where- This took place at Haymarket.


When- This happened on a Tuesday May 4, 1886.


Why- They were rioting Because of the bombing that took place there.

Expansion

Who- The Industries in the United States were expanding.


What- The Steel Industries Expanded.


Where- This all happened at U.S. New York.


When- This took place in 1850.


Why- This happened because of inventions and discoveries.

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