andrew carnegie captain of industry

Skibo Castle, Dornoch Firth, Scotland

Carnegie purchased this castle in 1897 with a renovation cost of $10,000,000. This shows he is a captain of industry because he used his great fortunes, which he worked hard for to purchase a large castle for himself.

Carnegie Steel Company founded 1892, Pittsburgh, PA

The Carnegie Steel Company was sold for 400 million dollars, which is why Carnegie was the richest man in America

Carnegie and charity

Carnegie gained a lot of money from his successful life and gave a lot to charity which is very generous.

bill gates, a modern day captain of industry
Microsoft Company

Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft, a $85.32 billion dollar company

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