The Gilded Age

By Denali Johnson

Henry Bessemer

Discovered a way to turn iron into steel in 1856.

He founded the Bessemer Proccess in 1856.

He made iron not rust by turning it into steel.

Andrew Carnegie


Andrew Carnegie became the largest steel producer in the country.

He took advantage of the Bessemer Proccess.

He retired in 1901 from the steel making industry.

John D. Rockefeller


Organized thę Standard Oil Company in 1859.

He became one of the richest people in the world after he organized the S.O.C.

John D. Rockefeller created one of the fastest growing buisnesses.

Alexander Graham Bell


Invented the telephone in 1876.

The telephone was first showed at the Worlds Fair in 1876.

Alexander Graham Bell had a great affect on the world after the telephone was invented.