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American Entrepreneurial Genius - 1851 - 1872





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Leading to the first appearance of big business in America, the railroad age.

1.) 1851 - Isaac Singer Markets His Sewing Machine
2.) 1857 - Gail Borden's Condensed Milk
3.) 1869 - Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad
4.) 1870 - Rockefeller Incorporates Standard Oil Co. of Ohio
5.) 1872 - Aaron Montgomery Ward Starts Catalog Business