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This quantity poses ''what if'' questions about ten an important ''tipping points'' within the background of U. S. expansionism among 1800 and the Civil warfare. It not just describes what happenedвЂ”in the case of Lewis and Clark, the warfare of 1812, the Monroe Doctrine, railroads and telegraphs, the Mexican battle, the gold rush, the Compromise of 1850вЂ”it additionally bargains substitute eventualities, essays on what may have occurred.
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The U. S. -Mexico battle (1846-1848) introduced centuries of dramatic territorial expansionism to a detailed, and it sounds as if fulfilled America's happen future. Or did it? while politicians schemed to annex new lands in Latin the US and the Pacific, different americans aggressively pursued expansionism independently.
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Jolly The name of Rockefeller has come to be associated in the public mind, thanks to the magic of sedulously controlled publicity, with the giving of money. What merit there is in this reputation we shall later, but at the moment we may recall that the present John D. Rockefeller, by accident of birth, is the richest man in the world. His family, too, is the richest, closely approached in wealth only by the Mitsui family of Japan and the Ford family of America. explore normal * year of 1924 was $6,279,indicating a taxable income of $15,000,000.
Elsie Stillman became Mrs. William G. Rocke- A. Rockefeller and feller. , and the ruler of the National City Bank of New York. Geraldine Stillman existed between Rockefeller became Mrs. Marcellus Hartley Dodge, linking the Rockefellers and Stillmans by marriage to the $50,000,000 fortune garnered by the Remington Arms Company in the Civil War and by the Phelps Dodge Corporation in later years. J. Stillman Rockefeller, son of William G. Rockefeller and grandnephew of John D. Rockefeller, married Nancy C.
These men or their heirs> however, belong in the top circle of wealth for one reason or the other, although their individual power is decidedly Whether their fortunes will eventually be placed on manent family basis is not yet certain. limited. The broad picture is a per- shown, however, in the tabulation. Only the Morgan group represents Morgan incomes do not a nonfamily collection of incomes. derive in a primary sense ownership they will be given As the from property special notice. The conservative character of the results obtained by multiplying the taxed fortunes by three, in order to obtain the size of the whole fortune, may be illustrated.
America's 60 families by Ferdinand Lundberg