A Classification of American Wealth
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  Gould's scheme Allegheny Transportation and Devereux  

an agreement with Cleveland's major refiners (Rockefeller, Andrews & Flagler; Clark, Payne & Co and Westlake, Hutchins & Co) offering them free shares in the Allegheny Transportation Company, one of the first major pipeline operators in the oil regions. The latter then obtained a staggering 75% rebate for oil shipments to New York, via


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