- Rockefeller's power, wealth changed American business. Vavra, Bob // National Petroleum News;Dec2000, Vol. 92 Issue 13, p16
Profiles John D. Rockefeller, philanthropist and founder of Standard Oil Co., one of the greatest business empires in the United States. Cause of the fall of the company; Comparison of Rockefeller with Microsoft Corp.'s Bill Gates.
- Gin Without the Tonic. Cheever, Susan // Newsweek;8/13/2012, Vol. 160 Issue 7/8, p5
The article presents information on the wealthy in the U.S. The author looks at well-known charitable Americans and celebrities including industrialist John D. Rockefeller, entrepreneur Bill Gates, and actress Oprah Winfrey. The article suggests that the wealthy people in 2012 act differently...
- THE GIVING TREE. Dykman, Jackson; Masters, Coco // Time;12/26/2005, Vol. 166 Issue 26, p90
This article looks at the history of giving in the U.S. and at the present status of philanthropy. During 2005 with its massive tsunami and hurricane disasters, the U.S. dug deep to raise billions for those who have lost everything. Only a small percentage of U.S. donations go to charities that...
- John D. Rockefeller 1839-1937. // Monkeyshines on America;May2003 U.S. Events 1877-1900, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p15
Profiles the U.S. business entrepreneur John D. Rockefeller.
- GIVING LARGE. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/25/2008, Issue 33, p8
An excerpt from the May 21, 1928 issue about financier John D. Rockefeller is presented.
- The enthusiast. Chernow, Ron // Golf Magazine;Sep98, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p65
Reports on industrial tycoon John D. Rockefeller's love for golf. Accuracy of Rockefeller's golf swings; Rockefeller's analytical approach to golf; Effect of golf on Rockefeller's health; Rockefeller's establishment of various taboos on the golf course; Construction of a nine-hole golf course...
- Bed, Board and Broadway. Amory, Cleveland // Saturday Evening Post;9/20/1947, Vol. 220 Issue 12, p22
The article features the Rehearsal Club located in Manhattan, New York City which offers bed and board for women aspiring to have a career in show business in Broadway. It has been offering housing accommodations to girls with stage ambitions for thirty-four years. Its maximum membership is...
- Kykuit, Sleepy Hollow, New York. O'Brien, Jeanne // Biography;Mar2001, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p45
Features the Kykuit mansion of John D. Rockefeller. Location of the kitchen delivery area; Renovation of the house by John Rockefeller Jr.; Conversion into an art villa.
- Untitled. // Education Digest;Sep1937, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p18
A chart of John D. Rockefeller's bequests to educational organizations in the United States is presented.