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The life story of J. Pierpont Morgan.

Carl Hovey

The life story of J. Pierpont Morgan.

by Carl Hovey

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Morgan, J. Pierpont 1837-1913

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1912 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG2463.M6 H58 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p.
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5295121M
    ISBN 100836966929
    LC Control Number72037345
    OCLC/WorldCa354359

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      As a result, Morgan's reputation is still mixed, even as his legacy is felt over years after his death. American Legends: The Life of J.P. Morgan looks at the life and career of one of America's most famous industrialists/5(3). The city of New York has another institution which receives its name: the Pierpont Morgan Library, a private library in origin which today have public status thanks to his son, John Pierpont Morgan, Jr..; in the birth of this collection, is the Morgan bibliophile who began to acquire books of .

      The leading financier of the ‘Progressive Era', John Pierpont Morgan was an American Industrialist, banker and corporate visionary famous for preventing the US banking crisis, and accredited with the founding of the J.P. Morgan Empire. John Pierpont Morgan (–) was the greatest collector of his generation. Over the course of his life, he amassed an unrivalled collection of art and rare books and manuscripts, including three Gutenberg Bibles and the only Raphael altarpiece in any American collection.


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Publication date Topics Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont),Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont),Bankers, Banquiers Publisher Toronto: Copp, Clark.

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Pierpont Morgan; a biography, Contributor Names Hovey, Carl, The life and times of J. Pierpont Morgan John Pierpont Morgan was a philanthropist and art collector as well as one of the country’s seminal financiers.

His influence is still felt today, nearly a century after his death on Ma Synopsis. Born into a prominent New England family inJ.P.

Morgan began his career in the New York financial industry in the late s. He co-founded the banking firm that became J.P. Morgan & Co. inand in the s he established himself Born:   J.P.

Morgan: Early Years and Family. John Pierpont Morgan was born into a distinguished New England family on Apin Hartford, Connecticut. One of his maternal relatives, James. Morgan died in Rome, Italy, in his sleep in at the age of 75, leaving his fortune and business to his son, John Pierpont Morgan Jr.

Biographer Ron Chernow estimated his fortune at only $ million (of which approximately $50 million was attributed to his vast art collection), a net worth which allegedly prompted John D. Rockefeller to say: "and to think, he wasn't even a rich man."Alma mater: University of Göttingen.

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A revealing biography of J. Morgan, one of the most powerful and enigmatic financiers in history, from bestselling author Frederick Lewis Allen.

Celebrated as a titan of industry by some and decried as a monopolizing robber baron by others, John Pierpont Morgan was without a doubt a dominant player in American finance at the turn of the twentieth century.

Life story of J. Pierpont Morgan. New York, Sturgis & Walton Company, (OCoLC) Named Person: J Pierpont Morgan; J Pierpont Morgan: Material Type: Biography, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Carl Hovey.

History has remembered J. Pierpont Morgan as a complex and contradictory figure, part robber baron and part patron saint. Now this magisterial biography, based extensively on new material, draws a definitive, full-scale portrait of Morgan's tumultuous life both in and out of the public earned his reputation as "the Napoleon of Wall Street" by reorganizing the4/5.

His syndicate's loan of $50 million to the French government at the time of the Franco-Prussian War was one of the most spectacular transactions of the time.

His son, John Pierpont Morgan, –, b. Hartford, Conn., built the family fortunes into a colossal financial and industrial empire. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hovey, Carl, b. Life story of J. Pierpont Morgan. London, William Heinemann, (OCoLC) John Pierpont Morgan, an iconic figure in American finance, was born Apin Hartford, Connecticut.

Both of his parents’ families had arrived in the colonies before the American Revolution. His mother, Juliet, was the daughter of a reverend in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, Junius, was a successful merchant and banker. THE LIFE STORY OF J.

PIERPONT MORGAN CHAPTER I CHILDHOOD AND YOUTH SINCE its the yearthe American Republic has been a business nation, and the sub-strongest individuals have been business all is men, and the strongest of them ject of this biography.

J.P. Morgan and the transportation kings the Titanic and other disasters / by: Gittelman, Steven H. Published: () J. Pierpont Morgan: an intimate portrait / by:. The Life Story of John Pierpont Morgan by Carl Hovey Introduction.

Since the yearthe American Republic has been a business nation, and its strongest individuals have been business men, and the strongest of them all is the subject of this biography.

John Pierpont Morgan popularly known as J.P Morgan is famed to be one of the few men who singles handily sustained America’s economy on different occasions.

Born on 17th April to a financier father, J.P Morgan established strong links in the American financial market thus making him one of the most powerful men of his period.URL: Contents. View entire text.J.P. Morgan Estate, "Cragston," on the Hudson / Johnston-Hewitt, N.Y. Other Title Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

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