Web Results

Cornelius Vanderbilt

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornelius_Vanderbilt

Cornelius Vanderbilt (May 27, 1794 – January 4, 1877), also known informally as "Commodore ... As one of the richest Americans in history, Vanderbilt was the patriarch of a wealthy, influ...

Cornelius Vanderbilt - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

www.history.com/topics/cornelius-vanderbilt

Find out more about the history of Cornelius Vanderbilt, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Cornelius Vanderbilt - New Netherland Institute

www.newnetherlandinstitute.org/history-and-heritage/dutch_americans/cornelius-vanderbilt/

Cornelius Vanderbilt [1794-1877] ... Upon his death in 1877, at age 82, Cornelius Vanderbilt, also known as .... The Reader's Companion to American History.

Vanderbilt University | Special Collections | Digital Collections ...

www.library.vanderbilt.edu/speccol/digcoll/tales.shtml

It is Hollywood's loss that Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt, the man who shortly .... of History at Vanderbilt, in Gone with the Ivy: A Biography of Vanderbilt ...

Cornelius Vanderbilt, The Commodore - American-Rails.com

www.american-rails.com/cornelius-vanderbilt.html

Cornelius Vanderbilt who was famously known as the Commodore is also the best ... billion in today's dollars making him one of the richest Americans in history .

Cornelius Vanderbilt | American industrialist and philanthropist ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Cornelius-Vanderbilt-American-industrialist-and-philanthropist

Sep 14, 2015 ... The son of an impoverished farmer and boatman, Vanderbilt quit school at age 11... ... Read; View All Media (2) · View History; Edit; Feedback ... Cornelius VanderbiltAmerican industrialist and philanthropist. born. May 27 ...

Cornelius Vanderbilt Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Cornelius_Vanderbilt.aspx

Get information, facts, and pictures about Cornelius Vanderbilt at Encyclopedia. com. ... Vanderbilt, Cornelius. Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History | 2000 .

Cornelius Vanderbilt - United States American History

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h845.html

The role of Cornelius Vanderbilt: Pioneer American Industrialist in the history of the United States of America.

Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad: Accomplishments & Facts ...

study.com/academy/lesson/cornelius-vanderbilt-and-the-railroad-accomplishments-facts-quiz.html

In this lesson, we explore the American industrialist, Cornelius Vanderbilt, and his railroad empire. ... AP US History: Homework Help Resource / History Courses.

Cornelius Vanderbilt: Interesting Facts for kids *** - Facts About Index

www.facts-about.org.uk/famous-people-facts-starting-with-c/cornelius-vanderbilt.htm

Cornelius Vanderbilt Biography Summary: Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794 - 1877) was famous for being one of the richest American's in history. Cornelius ...

More Info

Cornelius Vanderbilt - Business Leader, Philanthropist - Biography ...

www.biography.com

Visit Biography.com and learn more about Cornelius Vanderbilt, railroad and shipping tycoon who amassed 19th century America's largest ... History & Culture .

Cornelius Vanderbilt | HISTORY

www.history.co.uk

Cornelius Vanderbilt, the 'Commodore': the first of the robber barons. The Civil War broke his heart, but made his second fortune. Cornelius was born in 1794 on  ...

The Commodore | Excellence in Philanthropy | The Philanthropy ...

www.philanthropyroundtable.org

The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T.J. Stiles Knopf, 2009 400 pp., $17.50. The history of American philanthropy is deeply intertwined with ...