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The Fortune of John Jacob Astor

Anna Youngman
Journal of Political Economy
Vol. 16, No. 6 (Jun., 1908), pp. 345-368
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1820664
Page Count: 24
Subjects: Economics Business
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The Fortune of John Jacob Astor
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  • 1
    This reference contains 6 citations:
    • James Parton, Life of Astor, New York, 1865
    • Washington Irving, Astoria
    • J. D. McCabe, Great Fortunes and How They Were Made, 1871
    • Hunt's Merchants' Magazine, Vol. XI, p. 153
    • W. 0. Stod- dard, Men of Achievement, 1901
    • W. W. Astor, Pall Mall, Vol. XVIII.
  • 2
    Parton's Life of Astor (New York), 1865.
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Weeden, Economic and Social History of New England, Vol. II, p. 821
    • MacPherson, On Commerce, Vol. IV, pp. 57, 77, I95.
  • 5
    Parton, Life of John Jacob Astor (New York, 1865).
  • 6
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Alexander Henry, Travels and Adventures in Canada and the Indian Territories, ed. by James Bain [new ed., 1901], p. 320.
    • Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. I, p. 459
    • History of America, Vol. II, p. 263.
  • 7
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Alexander Ross, Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Colum- bia River, 1810-13
    • Thwaites of the London edition of 1849, p. 158
    • Early Western Travels, edited by Reuben Gold Thwaites, Vol. VII, 1904
  • 8
    Parton, Life of Astor
  • 9
    George Bryce, The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Co., p. 192 (Toronto, 1900).
  • 12
    William Waldorf Astor, Pall Mall, Vol. XVIII, p. 171.
  • 13
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Parton, Life of John Jacob Astor (New York, 1865)
    • Pall Mall, Vol. XVIII
  • 14
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Weeden, Economic and Social History of New England, Vol. II, pp. 820
    • MacPherson, On Commerce, Vol. IV, p. 57
  • 15
    Weeden, Economic and Social History of New England, Vol. II, p. 822
  • 16
    Ibid., Vol. II, p. 824
  • 17
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • MacPherson, On Commerce, Vol. IV, p. 195.
    • Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. I, p. 359
  • 18
    "Life of Major Samuel Shaw, First Consul at Canton," Hunt's Merchants' Magazine, Vol. XVIII.
  • 22
    This reference contains 4 citations:
    • McCabe, Great Fortunes and How They Were Made (1871), P. 77
    • "Life of Moses Taylor," Hunt's Merchants' Magazine, June, 1864
    • The American State Papers, Finance, Vol. V, p. 277
    • American State Papers, Finance, Vol. V. pp. 279, 280
  • 23
    McCabe, Great Fortunes and How They Were Made (1871), pp. 76, 77.
  • 24
    -Senate Document No. 90, Twenty-second Congress, First Session, p. 53.
  • 25
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Michigan Pioneer Collections, Vol. XI, p. 189
    • Pall Mall, Vol. XVIII, p. 184
    • H. M. Chittenden, History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West, Vol. I, p. 167.
  • 26
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West, Vol. I, p. 310
    • Ban- croft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. I, p. 512.
  • 27
    Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. II, p. 139.
  • 28
    Ross, Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, P. 39
  • 29
    Turner, "The Fur Trade in Wisconsin," John Hopkins Studies, Ninth Series, p. 71
  • 30
    George Bryce, The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Co., chap. xxii.
  • 32
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. II, pp. 141, 142
    • Washing- ton Irving, Astoria, pp. 35, 36
  • 33
    Ross, Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, p. 270.
  • 34
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Chittenden, The History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West, Vol. I, chap. xii
    • Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. II, p. 229, notes 8 and 9
  • 35
    Bancroft, History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. II, p. 220
  • 37
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Chittenden, The History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West, Vol. I, pp. 310, 311
    • Bancroft, The History of the Northwest Coast, Vol. I, p. 513
    • J. H. Lockwood, "Early Times and Events in Wisconsin," Wisconsin Historical Collections, Vol. IV, p. 102
  • 38
    Chittenden, The History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West
  • 39
    Chittenden, Vol. III, p. 936
  • 40
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Chittenden, Vol. IV, p. 926
    • Turner, Johns Hopkins Studies, No. 9
    • American State Papers, Indian Affairs, Vol. II, pp. 64-66
  • 42
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • Chittenden, Vol. I, p. 353
    • Childs, Wisconsin Historical Collections, Vol. IV, p. 156
    • White, Michigan Pioneer Collections, Vol. XI, p. 189
    • Smithsonian, Schoolcraft papers
    • Smith- sonian, Schoolcraft Papers
  • 43
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • "Schoolcraft Report," Senate Docutment, No. 90, Twenty-second Congress, First Session, p. 42
    • Smithsonian, Schoolcraft Papers
  • 44
    Senate Documnent, No. 90, Twenty-second Congress, First Session, p. 77
  • 45
    In the Appendix of Washington Irving's Astoria (Philadelphia ed., 1873), p. 640, appears an article entitled, "Notices of the Present State of the Fur- Trade Chiefly Extracted from an Article Published in Silliman's Magazine for June, 1834."