Begin your journey with the material located below, take notes as you go and begin your investigation!
To better understand the man, you need to understand more about the Industrial Revolution in America that was taking place during the early parts of the 1900's. Below you will find a short video on this revolutionary period of time in America.
Now that you have a better idea of what the time period was like, lets take closer look at our primary subject. The great Andrew Carnegie a true rags to riches story of an Irish immigrant whose story some would say is the true embodiment of the American Dream. Read through the short power point presentation and watch the following video.
Review the notes that you have taken whilst on your journey through Andrew Carnegie's life. By this point in the lesson you should have a good grasp on both his life and the type of man you believe he was.
Using both the notes that you have taken and the previously reviewed material, compose a 1-2 page paper explaining your conclusion of Carnegie providing specific examples to support your position. Include a cover page and works cited page with your completed paper.