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  2. Andrew Carnegie - Wikipedia

    Andrew Carnegie (Dunfermline , 25 november 1835 - Lenox (Massachusetts), 11 augustus 1919) was een Amerikaans staalmagnaat en filantroop van Schotse afkomst. Buiten Amerika is hij waarschijnlijk het bekendst vanwege zijn bijdrage aan de Carnegie Hall in New York en de bouw van het Haagse Vredespaleis .

  3. Andrew Carnegie | Biography, Company, Steel, Philanthropy ...

    Andrew Carnegie, (born November 25, 1835, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland—died August 11, 1919, Lenox, Massachusetts, U.S.), Scottish-born American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. He was also one of the most important philanthropists of his era. Carnegie’s father, William Carnegie, a handloom weaver, was a Chartist and ...

  4. A new book based on a report published by Carnegie Corporation of New York guides practitioners and teachers on how instructional materials can dramatically accelerate or hamper learning. Equally important is the way in which teachers use curricula, including involving families and caregivers to support learning

  5. Andrew Carnegie - Quotes, Industry & Definition - Biography

    Andrew Carnegie was born on November 25, 1835, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. Although he had little formal education, Carnegie grew up in a family that believed in the importance of books and ...

  6. Andrew Carnegie - Wikipedia

    Andrew Carnegie was born to Margaret Morrison Carnegie and William Carnegie in Dunfermline, Scotland, in a typical weaver's cottage with only one main room, consisting of half the ground floor, which was shared with the neighboring weaver's family.

  7. Andrew Carnegie's Story!

    Andrew Carnegie (1835–1919) was among the most famous and wealthy industrialists of his day. Through the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the innovative philanthropic foundation he established in 1911, his fortune has since supported everything from the discovery of insulin and the dismantling of nuclear weapons, to the creation of Sesame Street and the Common Core Standards.

  8. Andrew Carnegie — Wikipédia

    Andrew Carnegie, né le 25 novembre 1835 à Dunfermline en Écosse (Royaume-Uni) et mort le 11 août 1919 à Lenox (dans sa propriété de Shadow Brook) dans le Massachusetts (États-Unis) d'une pneumonie [1], est un industriel et philanthrope écossais naturalisé américain.

  9. Andrew Carnegie - HISTORY

    Andrew Carnegie: Early Life and Career . Andrew Carnegie, whose life became a rags-to-riches story, was born into modest circumstances on November 25, 1835, in Dunfermline, Scotland, the second of ...

  10. Carnegie library - Wikipedia

    A Carnegie library is a library built with money donated by Scottish-American businessman and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.A total of 2,509 Carnegie libraries were built between 1883 and 1929, including some belonging to public and university library systems.

  11. 2022 Carnegie Summit Opening Keynote with Carnegie Foundation President Timothy Knowles and XQ Institute CEO Russlynn Ali on March 27, 2022. Play Video U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona joined Carnegie Foundation President Timothy Knowles in a "fireside chat" conversation on March 28, 2022.