Who Was H. J. Heinz?, Burgan, Michael

Who Was H. J. Heinz?

Authors: Burgan, Michael

Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group

Grade: 3 - 7

ISBN: 9781524791490

Classification: Fiction

Synopsis: Who HQ has way more than 57 reasons why you'll want to read the amazing story of H. J. Heinz--the American entrepreneur who brought tomato ketchup to the masses.

Learn how this son of German immigrants from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, turned his small food-packaging company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standards. This American success story follows Heinz from his early days as a pickle and vinegar merchant in the 1800s to the name behind the nation's number-one brand of ketchup. The name that's on everyone's lips is now part of the Who Was? series.

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