The Transatlantic Cable: How ONE Underwater Cable Changed the World
On this episode of Our American Stories, historian John Steele Gordon tells the story of how the telegraph went from Samuel Morse to winning WWI and how one man spearheaded the effort to connect America to Great Britain and, in doing so, the rest of the world. Former CEO of 7-Eleven, Jim Keyes, tells the story of how their company has led countless immigrants to the American Dream.
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00:00 - The Transatlantic Cable: How ONE Underwater Wire Changed the World
35:00 - How 7-Eleven Has Helped People Pursue Their American Dream
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