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E. H. Harriman

The Little Giant On Wall Street

by H. J. Eckenrode

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8544795M
    ISBN 101430476893
    ISBN 109781430476894

    The Life and Legend of E. H. Harriman Maury Klein, Author University of North Carolina Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The Life & Legend of E.H. Harriman is a well-written, highly readable, noteworthy contribution both as a biography of the individual and an analysis of the restructuring of railroads. It is a commendable effort to understand a man who drove himself to the heights of his chosen profession and put him within the complicated business history of Author: Historynet Staff.

      The life & legend of E.H. Harriman by Klein, Maury, Publication date Topics Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index Borrow this book to access EPUB and Pages: The founder of The Junior League, Mary Harriman Rumsey, was a young woman ahead of her time. The daughter of Union Pacific Railroad titan and financier, E.H. Harriman, she traveled extensively with her father on business trips, family wilderness trips, and scientific expeditions. However, it was while she was enrolled at Barnard College and volunteering.

      E.H. Harriman by George Kennan, , Houghton Mifflin Co. edition. William Averell Harriman, better known as Averell Harriman, was an American Democratic politician, businessman, and diplomat. The son of railroad baron E. H. Harriman, he served as Secretary of Commerce under President Harry S. Truman and later as the 48th Governor of New was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in and , as well as a core member of /5.


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E. H. Harriman by H. J. Eckenrode Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is an excellent book, albeit an early work. It's a well researched, very well written, and quite positive look at the Harriman's life and empire. Be sure to also read Maury Klein's Life and Legend of E.H.

Harriman, a much newer work. The two compliment each other nicely, and Klein builds upon the work of /5(9).

Book Reviews; Railroad Magnate, Edward H. Harriman. Because of his immense success in managing, reviving, and controlling railroads Edward H. Harriman (or, E.H. Harriman) has often been regarded as another of the ruthless tycoons. However, much like James Hill, Harriman actually took great interest in the railroads he oversaw and E.

H. Harriman book great. The Life and Legend of E. Harriman aptly reflects Maury Klein's mastery as our current leading historian of American railroads. He clearly and persuasively demonstrates that Harriman was a major figure in the development of American railroading at the beginning of the twentieth : Maury Klein.

E.h. Harriman: A Biography, Volume 1 [George Kennan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages5/5(1).

Read this book on Questia. At this end of the twentieth century the name of E. Harriman may be less familiar than that of his son W. Averell Harriman, who followed an already impressive career in business with long and distinguished service in diplomacy and politics.

This is a biography of E.H. Harriman, who presided over the unification and rationalization of the Union, Central, and Southern Pacific railroads in the s and early s. His descendents, especially Averill Harriman, were also critical E. H. Harriman book in American politics and /5.

Preview this book» What people are E. Harriman: A Biography George Kennan Full view - E. Harriman: A Biography, Volume 2 Page - I don't think Mr. Harriman is very rich. He has not as much money as I have. I have all I want and Mr.

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Edward H. Harriman Edward Henry Harriman was born in New Jersey in His father was an ordained deacon in the Presbyterian Church, his mother a well-connected socialite from New Jersey. William Averell Harriman (Novem – J ), better known as Averell Harriman, was an American Democratic politician, businessman, and diplomat.

The son of railroad baron E. Harriman, he served as Secretary of Commerce under President Harry S. Truman and later as the 48th Governor of New was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in and Education: Yale University (BA).

Maury Klein, The Life and Legend of E. Harriman. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, xvi + pp. $, ISBN: Reviewed for by Albert Churella, Department of History, The Ohio State.

University. At a rare public. Internet Archive BookReader E. Harriman, a biography Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page.

Finished. Harriman, a biography. Harriman, a biography. Harriman's Far Eastern Plans by George Kennan. Author George Kennan. Title E. Harriman's Far Eastern Plans. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading Rating: % positive.

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Harriman summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching E.

Harriman Edward Henry Harriman – was an American Railroad executive who got his first experience with railroads here in Sodus Point. The Harrimans lived for a year or two in the old yellow Lummis residence with white pillars now owned by Tom and Martha Lightfoot.

Read this book on Questia. In writing this biography of E. Harriman I found it practically impossible to describe his many and varied activities in chronological sequence, year by year, as one might do in the case of a man who worked only in a single field and took up only one thing at a time.

Kitty and Averill Harriman (eldest son of E.H. Harriman) hunting sage grouse. Photo from David Mortimer collection 2. Railroad Ranch guests participated in the annual September cattle drive.

Edwin H. Harriman, railroad czar, was a nineteenth century turnaround specialist. He bought his first railroad at a foundering company that he reorganized and sold for a tidy profit.

At the turn of the century he became Director of the Union Pacific, a property in receivership and near Pages: Get this from a library.

The life & legend of E.H. Harriman. [Maury Klein] -- "To Americans living in the first years of the twentieth century, E.H. Harriman was as familiar a name as J.P.

Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, and Andrew Carnegie. Like his fellow businessmen, Harriman. The Life and Legend of E. H. Harriman. By Maury Hill: University of North Carolina Press, Pp. xvi+ $ With The Life and Legend of E. H. Harriman, Maury Klein has legitimately recycled the title, goals, and methods that served so well in crafting his biography of Jay of America's foremost revisionists of railroad history and the "robber baron" thesis.Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kennan, George, E.H.

Harriman. Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, Page 19 - Ten days later, when Mr. Harriman had reached New York, he received the following cable message from Mr. J. Soyeda, president of the Industrial Bank of Japan: Tokyo, Octo EH HARRIMAN, New York' Prime minister requests to forward following confidential message to you explanatory message handed you by Japanese consul San Francisco.