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The Men Who Built America

The Men Who Built America

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Cornelius Vanderbilt, John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, J.P. Morgan, and Henry Ford are names synonymous with innovation and big business in America. They all built empires and created advances in technology. They helped shape the country in its early days by doing things such as developing the models for modern railroads, creating the modern financial system, and making cars accessible to the masses. This series profiles the lives of these early visionaries.

Still image from: The Men Who Built America: Bloody Battles
The Men Who Built America
Episode 2
1 hours 19 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The Men Who Built America: Changing the Game
The Men Who Built America
Episode 3
1 hours 24 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The Men Who Built America: When One Ends, Another Begins
The Men Who Built America
Episode 4
1 hours 24 minutes 43 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12