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Posted on 12 Mar 2013 | 3,960 views
Air Reduction Company Stock Market Price After October 1929 Stock Market Crash

Across the Atlantic, the economic potential of the oxyacetylene process captured the attention of several prominent investors, including Percy Rockefeller – nephew of John D Rockefeller. In 1908 they formed the American Oxygen Company.

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Posted on 21 Jul 2011 | 3,909 views
Checker Cab Stock Price After the October 1929 Stock Market Crash

Morris Markin, founder of “Checker Cab“, immigrated to the United States and moved to Chicago where he began running a fleet of cabs and an auto body shop — the Markin Auto Body Corporation in Joliet, Illinois.

Crash of 1929 »

Posted on 21 Jul 2011 | 4,172 views
Glidden Stock Price After the October 1929 Stock Market Crash

The “Glidden” Company was started in 1875 when Francis Harrington Glidden (1832–1922), Levi Rackett, and Thomas Bolles founded a varnish-making business called Glidden, Brackett & Co. The business produced 1,000 gallons of varnish every week and made deliveries via horse and wagon.