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John D. Rockefeller, boy financier

Elisabeth P. Myers

John D. Rockefeller, boy financier

by Elisabeth P. Myers

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockefeller, John D. 1839-1937 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rockefeller, John D. 1839-1937.,
  • Capitalists and financiers.

  • About the Edition

    A biography concentrating on the childhood of the self-made millionaire emphasizing his business acumen and philanthropic projects.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Elisabeth P. Myers. Illustrated by Al Fiorentino.
    SeriesChildhood of famous Americans, Childhood of famous Americans series.
    ContributionsFiorentino, Al, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9570.R6 M93
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5291478M
    LC Control Number72011687

    By PAUL CROWELL. rmond Beach, Fla., May John D. Rockefeller Sr., who wanted to live until July 9, , when he would have rounded out a century of life, died at A.M. here today at The Casements, his Winter home, a little more than two years and a month from his cherished goal. de Grummond Collection Home Contributor List & Finding Aid Index| Special Collections: Unprocessed Manuscript Collection. Collection Title: Elisabeth P. Myers. Papers.

    John D. Rockefeller heard yesterday morning in the Fifth Avenue Baptist Church the Rev. Dr. John Clifford of London, England, who has been characterized by the British Chancellor of the Exchequer. John D. Rockefeller Sr. was born in and became a millionaire at age This was in the day (the s) when $1 million was an astounding amount of money. By age 43 he owned and ran the largest company in the world, the Standard Oil Company. He controlled 90% of the oil in the United States. By John D. Rockefeller was a billionaire.

    As far as I know, JDR was not a consumer of finance books, nor am I sure there were many around in his day. He was an avid newspaper reader and worked extremely hard reading documents and letters relating to his companies but honestly I don’t thin. John Muir: young naturalist by Montrew Dunham (Book) 4 editions published John D. Rockefeller, boy financier by Elisabeth P Myers (Book) 2 editions published.


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John D. Rockefeller Born John Davison Rockefeller () July 8, Richford, New York, U.S. Died () (aged 97) The Casements Ormond Beach, Florida, U.S. Burial place Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio Occupation Oil industry business magnate and philanthropist Known for Founding and leading the Standard Oil Company Founding the University of Chicago, Rockefeller Children: Elizabeth, Alice, Alta, Edith, and John Jr.

John D. Rockefeller: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Business Leaders Book 4) Book 4 of 5: Biographies of Business Leaders | by Hourly History | out of 5 stars John Davison Rockefeller Jr.

(Janu – ) was an John D. Rockefeller financier and philanthropist, and only son of Standard Oil co-founder John D. was often known as “Junior”, to distinguish him from his mater: Brown University (A.B.).

John D. Rockefeller has 32 books on Goodreads with ratings. John D. Rockefeller’s most popular book is Energy: A Human History. John D. Rockefeller: Early Years and Family. John Davison Rockefeller, the son of a traveling salesman, was born on July boy financier book,in Richford, New York.

Industrious even as a boy. John D. Rockefeller John D. Rockefeller, the wealthiest man of all time, amassed a fortune as he led the Standard Oil Company to an unprecedented position of power in the industrial markets.

In addition to being a successful businessman, he was also a generous s:   John D. Rockefeller (July 8, – ) was an astute businessman who became America’s first billionaire in InRockefeller founded Standard Oil Company, which eventually became a domineering monopoly in the oil industry.

David Rockefeller (J – Ma ) was an American banker who served as chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan was the oldest living member of the third generation of the Rockefeller family, and family patriarch from August until his death in March Rockefeller was the youngest child of John D.

Rockefeller Jr. and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller. Looking for books by John D. Rockefeller. See all books authored by John D. Rockefeller, including John D. Rockefeller on Making Money: Advice and Words of Wisdom on Building and Sharing Wealth, and Random Reminiscences of Men and Events, and more on Henry M.

Flagler, in full Henry Morrison Flagler, (born January 2,Hopewell, New York, U.S.—diedWest Palm Beach, Florida), American financier and partner of John D.

Rockefeller, Sr., in establishing the Standard Oil r also pioneered in the development of Florida as a U.S. vacation centre. About Flagler became a grain merchant in Bellevue, Ohio, where. Where did John D. Rockefeller grow up. John Davison Rockefeller was born on a farm in Richford, New York on July 8, His father, William, (also known as "Big Bill") traveled a lot and was known to be involved in shady business deals.

John was closer to his mother, Eliza, who took care of the family's six children. John was a serious boy. Businessman David Rockefeller, the youngest son of financier John D Rockefeller Jr, with his bride Margaret McGrath leave St Matthew's Church, New York on their wedding day, September 7th Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images.

At the same time, he was the principal financier of the world communist movement, through a firm called American International Company. Despite the fact that the House of Rothschild had already achieved world control, the sound and fury was directed exclusively against its two principal, representatives, John D.

Rockefeller and J.P. Morgan. John D. Rockefeller and the Modern Corporation. Morgan Saves the Country. Henry Ford and the Model T. Charles Merrill and the Democratization of Stock Ownership.

David Sarnoff, RCA, and the Rise of Broadcasting. Walt Disney and his Family-Entertainment Empire. John Johnson: Finding the Black Consumer.

David Ogilvy and the Creation of. Some of the biggest names of the era are featured, including business titans J. Morgan and John D. Rockefeller, lawyer-statesmen Elihu Root and Charles Evans Hughes, and presidents Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and Woodrow Wilson.

With his son, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., he established major philanthropic institutions, including the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (, renamed Rockefeller University in ); the General Education Board () specializing in gifts to various educational and research agencies; the Rockefeller Foundation (), promoting.

David Rockefeller was born inthe youngest child of John D. Rockefeller, Jr., one of the richest men in the United States, and the great patron of modern art Abby Aldrich Rockefeller.

He graduated from Harvard College in the depths of the Depression, when the capitalist order, which his grandfather had helped to create, was under relentless attack/5(4). John Davison Rockefeller Jr. (Janu – ) was an American financier and philanthropist.

He was a prominent member of the Rockefeller was the only son among the five children of Standard Oil co-founder John D.

Rockefeller and the father of the five famous Rockefeller brothers. His sons included Nelson Rockefeller, the 41st vice president of the United. - PDF John D. Rockefeller on Making Money by John D. Rockefeller | Financial studies Online.

Whereas the elder Rockefeller owned less than 1 per cent of the stock of any of the Standard Oil companies inJohn D. Rockefeller Jr., it was testified before the Senate committee, owned Standard Oil stock with a market value of $, paying an annual dividend of $11,Like Carnegie, John D.

Rockefeller was born in of modest means, with a frequently absent traveling salesman of a father who sold medicinal elixirs and other wares. Young Rockefeller helped his mother with various chores and earned extra money for the. This book covers the entire clan of the Rockefellers’ from the first John, born into the publishing date of the book, It is quite an engrossing study of this family.

Unlike other “celebrities”, the Rockefeller family is not marred by personal scandals (such as adulterous affairs)/5(16).