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The Standard Oil Company

Thomas G. Manning

The Standard Oil Company

the rise of a national monopoly.

by Thomas G. Manning

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesSelect problems in historical interpretation,, 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9569.S8 M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5812069M
      LC Control Number60051215
      OCLC/WorldCa1721696

      The History of the Standard Oil Company was credited with hastening the breakup of Standard Oil, which came about in This is the full and complete digital version of both volumes, plus all appendices, illustrations, charts, tables, footnotes, index and fully hyperlinked. This muckraking classic, which eventually led to regulation of the Standard Oil Company, was the inaugural work for crusading journalists whose mission was to expose corruption and abuse during the early 20th century. The history combined descriptions of John D. Rockefeller's business practices with his personal characteristics, creating an image of a cunning and ruthless person.

      Media in category "The History of the Standard Oil Company (book)" The following 3 files are in this category, out of 3 total. The History of the Standard Oil Company Vol 2, × Author: Ida Tarbell. Esso-Standard, S. A. F., is 81 per cent controlled by the Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) and the Gulf Oil Corporation. View Full Article in Timesmachine» Advertisement.

      Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) in World War II. (New York, Standard Oil Co. (N.J.), ), by Charles Sterling Popple (page images at HathiTrust) John D.; a portrait in oils, (New York, The Vanguard Press, []), by John K. Winkler (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Random reminiscences of men and events / by John D. Rockefeller. Kansas and the Standard Oil Company: Part I. What the Standard Oil Company Did to Kansas McClure’s Magazine/September, Kansas and the Standard Oil Company: Part II. What Kansas Did to the Standard Oil Company McClure’s Magazine/October, What the Day’s Work Means to Me Bookman/March, A Little Look at the People.


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This is an abbreviated version of Tarbell's original History of the Standard Oil Company, written in and later edited by David Chambers in While thoroughly researched, the book is so full of tedious details and repetitions that it is difficult to keep track of who did what to whom/5(29).

The author documents the shenanigans and skulduggery of John D. Rockefeller, a greedy oil entrepreneur who at one point in history virtually cornered the petroleum market. Standard Oil Company was eventually broken up under anti-trust laws. This book helps explain why/5(45).

The unabridged edition, long out of print, of Ida Tarbell's study/expose of the history of the Standard Oil Company is an American classic, a model of careful research, detailed analysis, clear expository writing, and social mission.

It has been hailed as one of the top ten of journalism's greatest hits."4/5(1). The History of the Standard Oil Company: All Volumes Paperback – Novem by Ida Tarbell (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings See all Cited by: She is best known for her book, The History of the Standard Oil Company, which was listed as No.

5 in a list by New York University of the top works of 20th-century American journalism. It was first serialized in McClure's Magazine from to /5(44).

The book chronicles the rise of the Standard Oil from a tiny company in Ohio to the largest petroleum empire in the world at its time.

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Her study of Rockefeller’s practices as he built Standard Oil into one of the world’s largest business monopolies took many years to complete. McClure’s Magazine published it in 19 installments.

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. "Between andMcClure's Magazine ran [Tarbell's] serialized history of the Standard Oil Company in nineteen parts, which were collected into two volumes published in " -- Page of cover.

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The history combined descriptions of John D. Rockefeller's business practices with his personal characteristics.