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He came to this country from Scotland broke in 1848 and became one of the richest men in the United States. He retired in 1901 to Skiibo Castle in Sutherland and died in Lenox, Mass. He gave to public libraries throughout the US and Britain created the Pittsburgh Carnegie Institute, Washington Carnegie Institute, Hero Funds, Hague Peace Temple, Pan-American Union Bld and gifts to universities.

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Q: How is Andrew Carnegie remembered?
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