John D. Rockefeller: Anointed with Oil

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MUSEUMS AND
HISTORIC SITES

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11238 Telephone: 718-638-5000 www.brooklynart.org

Contains one room from Rockefeller's townhouse.

The Casements

25 Riverside Drive Ormond Beach, FL 32176 Telephone: 904-676-3216

Rockefeller's former winter home, now a cultural and civic center.

Drake Well Museum

East Bloss Street Extension Rural Delivery 3 P.O. Box 7 Titusville, PA 16354 Telephone: 814-827-2797 www.drakewell.org

Oil memorabilia, including a working replica of an early well.

Henry Morrison Flagler Museum (Whitehall)

1 Whitehall Way P.O. Box 969 Palm Beach, FL 33480 Telephone: 561-655-2833 www.flagler.org

Former home of Rockefeller's partner.

Kykuit House

Pocantico Hills, New York Reservations or information: Historic Hudson Valley 150 White Plains Road Tarrytown, NY 10591 Telephone: 914-631-9491 www.hudsonvalley.org

Former home of John D. Rockefeller and descendants. Contains leading works of 20th-century art.

Museum of American Financial History

28 Broadway New York, NY 10004-1763 Telephone: 212-908-4110 www.financialhistory.org

Contains Rockefeller strongbox and documents and memorabilia about business in his era.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page 3
  • Contents 5
  • Chapter 1 - The First Foothold 9
  • Chapter 2 - The Oil Business Head and Ears 23
  • Chapter 3 - Missionaries of Light 41
  • Chapter 4 - What Should Be Done? 57
  • Chapter 5 - I Can't Endure to See That Money Idle 73
  • Chapter 6 - Shall We Go On, Gentlemen? 87
  • Chapter 7 - Our Splendid, Happy Family Must Scatter 99
  • Chronology 116
  • Further Reading and Resources 118
  • Museums and Historic Sites 120
  • Index 122
  • Acknowledgments 126
  • Picture Credits 127
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