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Pioneer Plowmaker

author: Collins, David R
A biography of the inventor and manufacturer who produced one of the first self-scouring plows.
920
year: 1990
copies: 17
call number/section: 920
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Henry Ford

author: Gaines, Ann
Provides a brief introduction to inventor Henry Ford's efforts to build cars.
920
year: 2002
copies: 19
call number/section: 920
lexile: 670

Andrew Carnegie And The Steel Industry

author: Parker, Lewis K
A brief biography of the Scottish immigrant who made a fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.
920
year: 2003
copies: 3
call number/section: 920
lexile: 690

The Many Lives Of Andrew Carnegie

author: Meltzer, Milton
A biography of the Scottish immigrant who made a fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.
920
year: 1997
copies: 14
call number/section: 920
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John D. Rockefeller

author: Laughlin, Rosemary
A biography of John D. Rockefeller, the world's first billionaire, discussing his rise from humble origins to become owner of the Standard Oil Company, and looking at his business tactics, as well as his philanthropic activities.
920
year: 2004
copies: 8
call number/section: 920
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Andrew Carnegie

author: Rau, Dana Meachen
Presents a biography of nineteenth-century steel mogul, Andrew Carnegie, and describes his early childhood in Scotland, arrival in America, work on the railroad, and the events that made him a millionaire in the steel industry.
920
year: 2006
copies: 8
call number/section: 920
lexile: 950
subjects: carnegie, andrew, industrialists [X], philanthropists

Henry Ford

author: Shores, Erika L.
Introduces the man who changed the American way of life in the 1900s by inventing the Model T and founding the Ford Motor Company.
920
year: 2004
copies: 6
call number/section: 920
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Henry Ford

author: Ford, Carin T
A simple biography of the man who revolutionized American industry with his assembly-line production of automobiles.
920
year: 2003
copies: 1
call number/section: 920
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Driven

author: Mitchell, Don
A photographic history of inventor of the automobile, Henry Ford, providing quotations from his writings, speeches, and interviews to illustrate how he revolutionized American life.
920
year: 2010
copies: 29
call number/section: 920
lexile: 1210

Henry Ford

author: Mcdowell, Pamela
A biography of Henry Ford, the father of the Model T, the world's first affordable automobile.
920
year: 2014
copies: 4
call number/section: 920
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Henry Ford

author: Schaefer, Lola M.
A brief biography of the man whose Model T automobile made the gasoline powered car affordable to Americans.
920
year: 2000
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
lexile: 410

Henry Ford

author: Shuter, Jane
Describes the life of the man whose Model T automobile made the gasoline powered car affordable to Americans.
920
year: 2001
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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Henry Ford

author: Brown, Jonatha A
Presents a biography of Henry Ford, the man responsible for the first mass production of the automobile in the early part of the twentieth century.
920
year: 2005
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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Clarence Birdseye

author: Peterson, Tiffany
Introduces the life of Clarence Birdseye, who invented a quick-freeze method to preserve the fresh flavor of food and founded the Birds Eye Frosted Foods company in 1929.
920
year: 2003
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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H.j. Heinz

author: Hall, Margaret
Introduces the life of H. J. Heinz, who started one of the first companies to make processed food, buying his brothers' food company and renamed it the H.
920
year: 2003
copies: 7
call number/section: 920
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