Andrew Carnegie – Life, Career and Benefactions Talk by Simon Cork Wednesday 26th November 6.30 – 8.30pm

Andrew Carnegie Talk - 26 Nov 14-page-001

Andrew Carnegie became the richest man in the world in March 1901, when he sold his steel business for $440 million, devoting his later life to world peace and philanthropy. This included over 2500 Carnegie Libraries, of which 660 were constructed in Britain. This illustrated talk explores Carnegie's life and philanthropy.