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Index to the John D. Rockefeller letterbooks, 1877-1918

Emily J. Oakhill

Index to the John D. Rockefeller letterbooks, 1877-1918

by Emily J. Oakhill

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Published by Rockefeller Archive Center in Pocantico Hills, North Tarrytown, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockefeller family -- Archives -- Indexes.,
  • Rockefeller, John D. 1839-1937 -- Correspondence -- Indexes.,
  • Rockefeller, John D. 1874-1960 -- Correspondence -- Indexes.,
  • Rockefeller Archive Center.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Emily J. Oakhill, Claire Collier.
    ContributionsCollier, Claire., Rockefeller Archive Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCD3029.5.R58 O17 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5, ca. 950 p. ;
    Number of Pages950
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2103692M
    LC Control Number88153831

      John D. Rockefeller John Davison Rockefeller was the guiding force behind the creation and development of the Standard Oil Company, which grew to dominate the oil industry and became one of the first big trusts in the United States, thus engendering much controversy and opposition regarding its business practices and form of organization. John D. Rockefeller, born on July 8, , has had a huge impact on the course of American history, his reputation spans from being a ruthless businessperson to a thoughtful philanthropist (Tarbell 41). He came from a family with not much and lived the American dream, rising to success through his own wit and cunning, riding on the backs of none.

    John D. Rockefeller (John Davison Rockefeller, John D. Rockefeller) Books by John D. Rockefeller. Random Reminiscences of Men and Events. Books added this week. The Haze. From Across the Room. Unscrambled Eggs. Steve Bassett - Intense Drama in Newark. John Davison Rockefeller (July 8, – ) was an American capitalist most known for his role in the early petroleum industry and the founding of Standard Oil (ExxonMobil is the largest of its descendants). Through his ruthless business tactics, Rockefeller guided Standard Oil to be the largest oil refining business in the world, and was for a time himself the richest man in the.

    Sources for John Davison Rockefeller. 1 Find A Grave, (accessed 11/23/).; 2 NEHGS NEXUS: New England Across the United States, , Vol. 4, p. 71, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).; 3 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), , Vol. , p. ; 4 Ohio, County Marriage Records, The estate of John D. Rockefeller Jr., who gave away hundreds of millions of dollars in his lifetime, was officially appraiscd at $,, yesterday.


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Index to the John D. Rockefeller letterbooks, 1877-1918 by Emily J. Oakhill Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Finding aid. Papers: In New York Central Railroad Company minute books,on 23 microfilm reels, originals in Penn Central Corporation records. Master negative and copy in New York Public Library.

Papers: In the John D. Rockefeller letterbooks, Syracuse University George Arents Research Library Syracuse, NY. Papers: In the John D. Rockefeller family letterbooks,on microfiche; in the Office of the Messrs Rockefeller, Rockefeller Boards records,portions restricted until January 1, ; and in Aldrich papers, 73 microfilm reels.

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Rockefeller, Jr., informed Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes that unless the government accepted his land gift, he would consider disposing of it by other means. The letter activated an already well-developed plan.Correspondence, memoranda, letterbooks, journals, reports, plans and specifications, blueprints, diagrams, nursery orders, deeds, contractual arrangements, financial records, personnel records, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and other records constituting the business files of the firm and documenting its history and growth.

The records trace the firm's work in the District of Columbia.The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the Library's online catalog. They are Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), Correspondence.

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