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American Entrepreneurial Genius: Program 4 (1851-1872)

26 minutes 55 seconds

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Leading to the first appearance of big business in America, the railroad age is brought forward in this segment. Some of the highlights include Isaac Singer marketing his sewing machine, the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, and Aaron Montgomery Ward starting his catalog business. Part of the "American Entrepreneurial Genius" series.

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