HISTORY Lists

Category: Business

company towns

5 Famous Company Towns

From Pullman, Illinois, to Hershey, Pennsylvania, learn about life in towns built and once controlled by a single company.

Louis Vuitton (Credit: Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images)

The Unusual Origins of 6 Famous Brands

Find out how well-known brands such as Wrigley, Duncan Hines and Gillette got their starts.

Henry Ford

5 Things You May Not Know About the Men Who Built America

Get ready for the premiere of The Men Who Built America with five facts about the series’ principal subjects.