It was only after Carnegie lost his father in 1855, he realized the importance of education. He quit his job at the cotton factories.
Andrew Carnegie Monopoly
Andrew Carnegie started to study towards reading, theater and music.
Andrew Carnegie Mansion
Carnegie Steel Company was a steel producing company primarily created by Andrew Carnegie and several close associates, to manage businesses at steel mills in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area in the late 19th century.
Andrew Carnegie Wealth
The Limitations of a Monopoly. Andrew Carnegie went a long way in creating a monopoly in the steel industry when J.P. Morgan bought his steel company and melded it into U.S. Steel. ... Eventually, U.S. Steel stagnated in innovation as smaller companies ate more and more of its market
The Andrew Carnegie Mansion is located at 2 East 91st Street at Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York City, New York. Andrew Carnegie moved into his newly completed mansion in late 1902 and lived there until his death in 1919; his wife, Louise, continued to live there until her death in 1946.
After retiring in 1901 at the age of 66 as the world's richest man, Andrew Carnegie wanted to become a philanthropist, a person who gives money to good causes. ... Carnegie had made some charitable donations before 1901, but after that time, giving his money away became his new occupation.