The Gilded Age
By: Ben Vicory
J Pierpont Morgan
What: helped form general electric, and he financed the creation of the federal steel company
When:1892 and 1901
Why:this is important because he created major companies that influence today and our electricity.
MLA: J.P. Morgan. History.www.history.com
What:He invented a process to make steel out of iron.
Where: Great Britain
Why:to better the industrial era.
MLA: Henry Bessemer biography. Made how.www.madehow.com
What:was the first president of the AFL
Where: New York City
Why: He wanted better treatment of workers.
MLA: Samuel gompers(1850-1924), aflcio. 2014. www.aflcio.com
What: A railroad company
Where: Sacramento, California
Why:to help spread industries and business
MLA:Union Pacific railroad.infoplease.www.infoplease.com