Chasing Silver: The Story of Gorham

Episode 1

Episode 101 | 57m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

A small manufacturing company in Providence, Rhode Island makes bold, innovative strides at the height of the American Industrial Revolution. A pioneering son transforms his father’s silver company from a one-horse operation into an industrial, multi-million-dollar enterprise. New methods of mass production lead to prosperity and growth, even as the company weathers the hardships of the Civil War.

Aired: 05/19/22

Expires: 05/18/24

Rating: TV-PG

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Chasing Silver: The Story of Gorham is a local public television program presented by Rhode Island PBS.

Distributed nationally by American Public Television. Chasing Silver is made possible in part by ROSS-SIMONS.