Chasing Silver: The Story of Gorham

Chasing Silver: Episode 1

Special | 59m 23s | 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: 05/23/21

Rating: NR

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