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Thomas Edison American inventor and businessman who has been described as America's greatest inventor; invented a light bulb
Bessemer Process A steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carbon and silicon and other impurities are removed from molten pig iron by oxidation in a blast of air in a special tilting retort
Andrew Carnegie's Gospel of Wealth Article written by Andrew Carnegie in June of 1889 that describes the responsibility of philanthropy by upper class of self made rich.
John D. Rockefeller American business magnate/philanthropist. Wealthiest American of all time and the richest person in modern history; founder of the standard oil company.
Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 U.S federal law that was designed to regulate the railroad industry, particularly its monopolistic particles.
Alexander Graham Bell scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator; invented the first telephone.
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