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Rockefeller, John D. (1839–1937)

in A Dictionary of World History

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199685691
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191765728
Rockefeller, John D. (1839–1937)

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One of the first to recognize the industrial possibilities of oil, Rockefeller established the Standard Oil Company (1870)

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Subjects: World History

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