Facts in Five

US Steel edition…

  • US Steel was not founded by Andrew Carnegie-  JP Morgan formed the US Steel Trust in 1901
  • Carnegie’s steel company was the largest and most profitable partner in the Trust
  • US Steel was the world’s first billion-dollar corporation
  • Carnegie sold his interests to Morgan for $400 million – equivalent to $13.3 billion today 
  • The Pittsburgh Steelers logo uses the same design as the US Steel logo
Do as I say, not....

Do as I say, not….

220px-Steelmark_logo.svg

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Ephemera

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s