Carnegie in 1913
Carnegie as he appears in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.
The main campus in Pittsburgh as seen from the 36th floor of the Cathedral of Learning at the University of Pittsburgh, August 2015.
Birthplace of Andrew Carnegie in Dunfermline, Scotland
Hamerschlag, Roberts, and Scott Halls are three of the teaching facilities of the College of Engineering
Carnegie age 16, with younger brother Thomas, c. 1851
Wean Hall, home of the world's first internet-enabled soda vending machine.
Pullman sleeping car, where Carnegie made one of his most successful investments
The Gates Hillman Complex, which houses the School of Computer Science.
Eads Bridge across the Mississippi River, opened in 1874 using Carnegie steel
Cohon University Center, which contains an indoor swimming pool, bookstore, student club facilities, gym, and cafeteria.
Carnegie, c. 1878
The Tepper Quadrangle, which includes the new home of the Tepper School of Business, opened in 2018.
Bessemer converter
Posner Hall, former home of the Tepper School of Business
"The Lucy Furnaces in 1886." Carnegie Steel Company, Lawrenceville (Pittsburgh), Pennsylvania
The Scarab lunar rover is being developed by the RI.
Carnegie, right, with James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce
The Software Engineering Institute building on Fifth Avenue.
Andrew Carnegie's philanthropy. Puck magazine cartoon by Louis Dalrymple, 1903
Part of Carnegie Mellon's Education City campus in Qatar.
Captioned "Free Libraries", Carnegie caricatured by "Spy" for the London magazine Vanity Fair, 1903
Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall, home of the Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture and Carnegie Mellon School of Design
Carnegie Mellon University
Inside the Gates-Hillman Complex of the School of Computer Science.
Carnegie Institution administration building in Washington, D.C.
Carnegie Mellon's Entertainment Technology Center.
Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline, Scotland
Hunt Library is the largest library on Carnegie Mellon's Pittsburgh campus.
Carnegie with African-American leader Booker T. Washington (front row, center) in 1906 while visiting Tuskegee Institute
Simplified evolution of Unix systems. The Mach kernel was a fork from BSD 4.3 that led to NeXTSTEP / OPENSTEP, upon which macOS and iOS is based.
The Peace Palace in the Hague, opened in 1913
The Fence
Dutch medal of the Carnegie Hero Fund.
Two pushers exchange the buggy for Kappa Delta Rho on the first hill of Sweepstakes.
Carnegie's grave at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, New York
A Mobot competing in the annual Mobot challenge
A contemporary rendition of the Johnstown Flood scene at the Stone Bridge by Kurz and Allison (1890)
Carnegie Mellon tennis courts.
The Homestead Strike
Football at Gesling Stadium.
Frick's letter to Carnegie describing the plans and munitions that will be on the barges when the Pinkertons arrive to confront the strikers in Homestead
Charles Wilson, former US Secretary of Defense
Andrew Carnegie with his wife Louise Whitfield Carnegie and their daughter Margaret Carnegie Miller in 1910
John Forbes Nash, winner of the 1994 Nobel Prize in Economics
The Andrew Carnegie Mansion, located on 5th Avenue in the Upper East Side, Manhattan, New York
Edgar Mitchell, NASA astronaut and sixth man to walk on the moon
Carnegie at Skibo Castle, 1914
David Tepper, billionaire hedge fund investor and owner of the Carolina Panthers
Andrew Carnegie by Charles McBride, Edinburgh Central Library
Andreas Bechtolsheim, co-founder of Sun Microsystems
April 1905
James Gosling, inventor of Java
Carnegie commemorated as an industrialist, philanthropist, and founder of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1960
Andy Warhol, pop artist
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace's headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Stephanie Kwolek, Inventor of Kevlar
Carnegie statue, Dunfermline
Charles Geschke, chairman and co-founder of Adobe Systems
Mounted D. carnegii (or "Dippy") skeleton at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History; considered the most famous single dinosaur skeleton in the world
Randy Pausch, author of The Last Lecture
Andrew Carnegie's cartoon throwing money in air, Life, 1905
Michael Chabon, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist (Did not graduate)
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
George A. Romero, director of Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead
Carnegie library, Macomb, Illinois
Josh Groban, singer-songwriter and actor (Did not graduate)
Edinburgh Central Library
Van Dyke Parks, musician, composer, arranger, and producer (Did not graduate)
Yorkville Library, Ontario.
Henry Mancini, film composer and recipient of twenty Grammy Awards (Did not graduate)
Carnegie Library at Syracuse University, New York
Stephen Schwartz, musical theater composer for Wicked, Pippin, and Godspell
Carnegie Library, Moorreesburg, South Africa
Kurt Vonnegut, author of Slaughterhouse-Five and Cat's Cradle (Did not graduate)
Zachary Quinto, actor known for Heroes and Star Trek
Holly Hunter, Academy Award-winning actress
Matt Bomer, actor known for White Collar, Magic Mike, and The Boys in the Band
Sutton Foster, Tony Award-winning actress for Thoroughly Modern Millie and Anything Goes; star of Younger
Ted Danson, Emmy Award-winning actor known for Cheers and CSI
Josh Gad, actor known for The Book of Mormon, Frozen, and Beauty and the Beast
Joe Manganiello, actor known for True Blood and Magic Mike
Steven Bochco, ten-time Emmy Award recipient
Cote de Pablo, actress known for NCIS

The predecessor was established in 1900 by Andrew Carnegie as the Carnegie Technical Schools, and it became the Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1912 and began granting four-year degrees.

- Carnegie Mellon University

With the fortune he made from business, he built Carnegie Hall in New York, NY, and the Peace Palace and founded the Carnegie Corporation of New York, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Carnegie Institution for Science, Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland, Carnegie Hero Fund, Carnegie Mellon University, and the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, among others.

- Andrew Carnegie

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City in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States and the county seat of Allegheny County.

City in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States and the county seat of Allegheny County.

Fort Pitt Blockhouse, built by the British in 1764, is the oldest extant structure in Pittsburgh.
Monongahela River scene, 1857
Downtown facade memorializing Pittsburgh's industrial heritage with an image of legendary steelworker Joe Magarac
Pittsburgh in 1874, by Otto Krebs
Burning of Union Depot, Pittsburgh, during the Pittsburgh railroad strike of 1877
Pittsburgh in 1903
Downtown Pittsburgh and the Duquesne Incline from Mt. Washington
Pittsburgh's 90 distinct neighborhoods
Downtown Pittsburgh from Station Square
The Carnegie Library, Museums of Art and Natural History (foreground), Carnegie Mellon University (background)
The North Side
Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh, 1902
The Shadyside neighborhood
Panorama of Pittsburgh, PA from the Duquesne Incline which shows the confluence of the Allegheny (left) and the Monongahela (right) rivers which merge to form the Ohio River (lower left)
ALCOSAN Treatment Plant
Map of racial distribution in Pittsburgh, 2010 U.S. census. Each dot is 25 people:
Phipps Conservatory
Benedum Center
Pittsburgh from the West End Overlook
PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates
Heinz Field, home of the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Pittsburgh Panthers (football)
Petersen Events Center, home of Pittsburgh Panthers basketball
Palumbo Center, home of Duquesne Dukes basketball
Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix
The Pittsburgh City-County Building, the seat of government of the City of Pittsburgh.
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A Ford Taurus and a Chevrolet Impala belonging to the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police
The University of Pittsburgh
Carnegie Mellon University
KDKA studios at Gateway Center
UPMC's flagship, UPMC Presbyterian
Allegheny General, the flagship of the Allegheny Health Network
Pittsburgh's numerous bridges visible from the air
The Steel Plaza subway station
Penn Station was built in 1903

The area is home to 68 colleges and universities, including research and development leaders Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.

Andrew Carnegie began steel production in 1875 at the Edgar Thomson Steel Works in North Braddock, Pennsylvania, which evolved into the Carnegie Steel Company.

Andrew Mellon

American banker, businessman, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector, and politician.

American banker, businessman, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector, and politician.

The Mellon National Bank Building, which served as the headquarters of Mellon National Bank after it was completed in 1924
Time cover, July 2, 1923
Portrait photograph of A.W. Mellon, 1924
President Calvin Coolidge favored Mellon's economic policies
Mellon on US stamp
Mellon and his successor as Secretary of the Treasury, Ogden L. Mills
Mellon Institute of Industrial Research
The Alba Madonna by Raphael, was bought for the Hermitage by Emperor Nicholas I of Russia in 1836. It was sold to Andrew Mellon by the Soviet Government in 1931 for $1,166,400, the largest sum ever paid for a painting until that time.
The Annunciation by Jan van Eyck (1434) was purchased for the Hermitage by Emperor Nicholas I of Russia in 1850. It was sold to Andrew Mellon in June 1930 for $502,899.
Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain

His philanthropic efforts also played a major role in the later establishment of Carnegie Mellon University and the National Portrait Gallery.

Though Frick had fallen out with steel magnate and long-time business partner Andrew Carnegie, Mellon received Carnegie's consent to venture into the steel industry.