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.


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.