Rockefeller, Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Astor, Ford and Morgan. Their names are part of history. These
men transformed every industry they touched: oil, rail, steel, shipping, automobiles, and finance.
Season 1, Episode 4
Railroads, oil, steel and electricity have all been harnessed in less than 50 years, but the face of America is changing and will never be the same.
Henry Ford went against his investors and believed that there should be an automobile that was affordable to the working class.
Discover how a steamboat captain built a railroad empire.
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