Industrial america

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J. Pierpont Morgan

Who: John Pierpont Morgan had a wife named Amilelia Sturges who had a nickname of Mimi. He also had four kids named Lousia, John, Juliet and Anne Morgan. Johns parents names are Junius Spencer Morgan and Juliet Pierpont.

What:He was an American financier, banker, philanthropist and art collecter who dominated corporate finance and industrial conciliation during his time.

Where:He grew up in Hartford Connecticut. He died in Rome Italy and he now rests in Cedar hill Cemetery.

When: He was born on April 17, 1837 and died on March 31, 1913 and he started his own private banking company in 1871.

Why: He was Important because his influence attracted a lot of media and government scrutiny.

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Henry Bessemer

Who: Henry Bessemer's dads name was Anthony Bessemer.

What: He worked on the problem of manufacturing cheep steel.

Where: He grew up in charlton, Hertfordshire, England and died in London.

When: he was born on January 19, 1813 and died on March 15, 1898. He started his work in 1850 and ended work in 1855.

Why: He was an Important person because he was an prolific inventor with over 129 patents.

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Samuel Gompers

Who: Samuel Gompers had two wives and there names were Sofia Julian witch they had six children surviving infancy. And his second wife's name was Gertrude gleaves Neuscheler.

What: He was a labor leader and cigar maker.

Where: He grew up in London England and died in San Antonio Texas.

When: He was born on January 27, 1850. He died on December 13, 1924.

Why: He was an important person because he helped found the federation of organized trades and labor unions.

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Effect on native Americans

Who: Thomas Jefferson and Benjemin franklin were prominent figures of the great law of peace.

What: Part of the effect on native Americans was the constitution .

Where: the great law of peace was signed in New York also known as Albany congress

When: this occurred somewhere in the 1750's

Why: this is important because it is good to know what is happening around us and how it may effect us.


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