Category: Steel Tycoons

Building a Steel Empire: The Story of J.P. Morgan

Morgan?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s early years J. P. Morgan was born in Hartford, Connecticut, and he preferred to be known as Pierpont. Pierpont went through school studying varied disciplines due to his father?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s desires. In 1848, Pierpont attended Hartford Public School, and then transferred to the Episcopal Academy where he boarded with the principal. In 1851, he passed

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Andrew Carnegie: America?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s First Steel Tycoon

Carnegie?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s early years Andrew Carnegie first set foot on American soil when he was thirteen years of age. He was just one of a multitude of Scottish immigrants who dreamed the first American dream. The one where you go from rags to riches by your own hard work, ability to save money at every turn

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