Oct 11, 2018 ... One of the most powerful bankers of his era, J.P. (John Pierpont) ... Morgan (1813 -90), ran a successful Hartford dry-goods company before becoming a partner in a London-based merchant banking firm. ... Did you know?

J.P. Morgan represents the values of bourgeois capitalism taken to their ... He was extremely skilled at what he did, building a fortune for himself and, to an even ... of wealth) and claimed to value honesty and good character more than money.

Apr 29, 2019 ... J.P. Morgan, in full John Pierpont Morgan, (born April 17, 1837, ... and he donated many works of art to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New ...

On April 17, 1837, J. P. Morgan was born in Harford, Conn. ... Still, Morgan did not achieve much mainstream public notice before the “gold crisis” of the .... Like his father Morgan made large gifts to educational institutions and to the arts. ... seen as either a force of great good or the source of great evil in the business world.

John Pierpont (J.P.) Morgan was born in Hartford, Connecticut on April 17, 1837. ... This position provided a good base for J.P. Morgan's introduction into the world ... by merging Carnegie Steel Works and several other steel companies into the ...

John Pierpont Morgan was a philanthropist and art collector as well as one of the country's seminal financiers. His influence is still felt today, nearly a century ...

John Pierpont Morgan facts: John Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), the most powerful American ... On April 17, 1837, J. P. Morgan was born in Harford, Conn.

J.P. Morgan ... John Pierpont Morgan did. ... How did Morgan get so rich in the first place? ... Morgan was very good at making failing companies into profitable companies. ... He donated many valuable works to the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Oct 3, 2017 ... Lesser known things about J. P. Morgan. 3 October 2017 .... Luckily enough, Morgan choose to cancel his trip and did not board on the ship. 17.

Apr 2, 2014 ... Learn more about world-famous financier J.P. Morgan, who founded the banking ... became a partner in a successful dry goods business around the time he married ... In one early example of his ingenuity, Morgan was in New Orleans for ... expanding an already impressive collection of valuable works.