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E.H. Harriman

(1848—1909)


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(1848–1909), railroad financier.

Born in Hempstead, New York, Edward Henry Harriman began his business career as a Wall Street stockbroker, but soon became a railroad financier by acquiring the all-important ...

Subjects: United States History — Economic History.


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