The king of the combinations

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Title

The king of the combinations

Subject

Standard Oil

Description

Illustration shows John D. Rockefeller wearing a huge crown and robe, standing on an oil storage tank labeled "Standard Oil", and glaring at the viewer. The crown is adorned with railroad cars, oil tanks, and the names of four railroad companies: "Lehigh Valley R.R., St. Paul R.R., Jersey Central R.R., [and] Reading Rail Road", and topped with a dollar sign "$".

Creator

J.S. Pughe

Publisher

N.Y. : J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Bldg

Date

1901 February 27

Rights

No known restrictions on publication.

Format

cartoon

Language

English

Type

Cartoon

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Original Format

Chromolithographs-Color

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Citation

J.S. Pughe, “The king of the combinations,” The Making of the Modern U.S., accessed January 27, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/makingmodernus/items/show/750.