|Andrew Carnegie, Industrialist and philanthropist was born on November 25, 1835 in Dunfermline, Scotland. In 1848 he emigrated to the US with his family. He worked at the Pennsylvania Railroad Company as a telegrapher and worked his way up to become superintendent of the Pittsburg Division of the Pennsylvaia Railroad. He made numerous investments and eventually bought a steel works and became very wealthy. This presentation was given to Carnegie by the employees of the Pittsburg Division in April 1865.