Consult the further reading page for a list of books and Web sites related to They Made America.
A number of people were interviewed or acted as consultants. See the complete film credits for more information.
On-Camera Interview Subjects:
Felice Bonadio, author, A. P. Giannini: Banker of America
Elizabeth Coleman, Ida Rosenthal's granddaughter
Harold Evans, author, They Made America
Nancy F. Koehn, author, Brand New: How Entrepeneurs Earned Consumers' Trust from Wedgwood to Dell, and professor, Harvard Business School
Forrest McDonald, author, Insull, and professor emeritus, University of Alabama
Harold Platt, author, The Electric City: Energy and the Growth of the Chicago Area 1880-1930, and historian, Loyola University