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John Pierpont Morgan

John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan (April 17, 1837 – March 31, 1913) was an American financier, banker, philanthropist and art collector who dominated corporate finance and industrial consolidation during his time. In 1892 Morgan arranged the merger of Edison General Electric? and Thomson-Houston Electric Company? to form General Electric?. After financing the creation of the Federal Steel Company?, he merged in 1901 with the Carnegie Steel Company? and several other steel and iron businesses, including Consolidated Steel and Wire Company? owned by William Edenborn?, to form the United States Steel Corporation?. Wikipedia, John Pierpont Morgan (external link)

Nikola Tesla and George Westinghouse
For a scathy expose of Morgan's dirty tricks played on Nikola Tesla, George Westinghouse and others see Bearden on Tesla and EM Source Charge.

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