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John Pierpont Morgan began his career as an accountant working for several NYC banking firms until he became a partner in Drexel, Morgan & Co which was reorganized as J.P. Morgan & Co.  Described as a coldly rational man, Morgan began reorganizing railroads. In 1896, Morgan embarked on consolidations in the electric, steel & agricultural equipment manufacturing industries. By the early 1900s, Morgan was the main force behind the Trusts, controlling virtually all the basic American…

John Pierpont Morgan ~ Captain of finance and industry, and a philanthropist, during NYC's Gilded Age era.

7.  DETAIL OF GEARING, AFTER RESTORATION - Forge Creek Dam-John Cable Mill, Townsend, Blount County, TN

7. DETAIL OF GEARING, AFTER RESTORATION - Forge Creek Dam-John Cable Mill, Townsend, Blount County, TN

8.  DETAIL OF HOPPER, SHOE AND MILL-STONE HOOP - Forge Creek Dam-John Cable Mill, Townsend, Blount County, TN

8. DETAIL OF HOPPER, SHOE AND MILL-STONE HOOP - Forge Creek Dam-John Cable Mill, Townsend, Blount County, TN

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Steam Powered Machines on The Road

A steam machines are powered by a steam engine. A steam engine is an external combustion engine. Early automotive steam units have an operational thermal

Mansfield Grinder 2 - Gristmill - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mansfield Grinder 2 - Gristmill - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Spencer Ltd Cotton Mill in Burnley. Nicholas Higgins comes from this mill town in Lancashire.

One Nation? Ed Miliband doesn't stand a chance in Britain's money-mad trashocracy, says a leading historian

Cotton rooms at John Spencer Ltd Cotton Mills of Burnley, fell silent after the industrial revolution

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