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Standard oil

the first 125 years

by Wayne Henderson

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Motorbooks International in Osceola, WI, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Standard Oil Company -- History.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementWayne Henderson & Scott Benjamin.
      ContributionsBenjamin, Scott, 1955-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9569.S82 B46 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL964470M
      ISBN 100760300860
      LC Control Number96000722
      OCLC/WorldCa34150643

      If you are going to invest in oil, it helps to understand its history. In , Standard Oil was producing 88 percent of the refined oil in the United States. It controlled 91 percent of the market in after turning from a trust into a holding company that held stock in 41 other companies. The History of the Standard Oil Company - Ida M. Tarbell's exposee of Standard Oil - extract Chapter Conclusion Contempt proceedings begun against the Standard in Ohio in for not obeying the court's order of to dissolve the Trust - Suits begun to oust four of the Standard's constituent companies for violation of Ohio Anti-trust laws - All suits dropped because of expiration of.

        On , the Supreme Court ordered the dissolution of Standard Oil Company, ruling it was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. The Ohio businessman John D. Rockefeller entered the oil industry in the s and in , and founded Standard Oil with some other business partners. This book, disappointingly for me, doesn't say much after the breakup of Standard Oil. I'm now ready for the massive Ron Chernow bio of Rockefeller. I wish there was a more rigorous and technical business accounting of Standard Oil's deals and doings, and the array of personalities all around, and this is not that book.

      In a representative from Standard Oil, Theodore M. Towle, was sent to Whiting to purchase land for a new refinery. Because of Whiting’s access to both Chicago, “the great city of Middle America” and Lake Michigan, which provided for water transportation, Whiting was an ideal site.   A-hed Too Soon? DOJ Seeks to End Standard Oil Breakup, Horseshoe Regulation The Justice Department dug deep into its antitrust files .


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8 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Cited by:   Her work was a sensation and the installments became a two-volume book entitled, The History of the Standard Oil Company, published in Tarbell meticulously documented the aggressive techniques Standard Oil employed to outmaneuver and, where necessary, roll.

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