Andrew Carnegie - WikipediaAndrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist, business magnate, and philanthropist. Carnegie led the expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century and is often identified as one of the richest people (and richest Americans). He became a leading philanthropist in the United States and in the.carnegie andrew,Andrew Carnegie's Story - Carnegie CorporationWelcome to an interactive storytelling platform about the life of Andrew Carnegie — we invite you to explore! Scroll down this page to follow a narrative flow, or jump to specific moments by clicking the chapter links above. In the spirit of our mission to disseminate knowledge and understanding, Carnegie Corporation of New.Biography: Andrew Carnegie | American Experience | Official Site .Andrew Carnegie helped build the formidable American steel industry, a process that turned a poor young man into the richest man in the world.