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Andrew Carnegie was Scottish American.
Carnegie had worked his way up to the top of the steel company, selling the company to John Morgan after the labor movement making Andrew one of the richest men. After Carnegie sold the company he dedicated his life to philanthropy.
During the Civiul War, Carnegie was actually drafted for the army but instead of going to serve, he paid another man $850 to report for duty in his place. This was actually common during the drafting days.