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Author Winkelman, Barnie F., 1894-

Title John G. Johnson : Lawyer and Art Collector, 1841-1917 / Barnie F. Winkelman
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2016]
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Contents Frontmatter -- Acknowledgments -- Contents -- Illustrations -- I. The Johnsons of Chestnut Hill -- II. The Central High School -- III. The Rush Office -- IV. The Bar and the Crisis -- V. The War Comes to the Law Academy -- VI. The Wars of the Grandfathers -- VII. The Great Popularity -- VIII. Where There's a Will -- IX. The Panic of 1873 -- X. Marriage -- XI. For Lawyers Only -- XII. The Bar Sheds Its Ruffles -- XIII. Libel and Forgery Make Headlines -- XIV. Disunion in the Union League -- XV. The Family Grows Up -- XVI. Tremendous Trifles and Some Damned Dead Horses -- XVII. Building an Art Collection -- XVIII. A Merger in Sugar -- XIX. Leader of the Bar -- XX. Mr. Johnson Goes into Conference -- XXI. The Northern Securities Case -- XXII. Bills of Divorcement -- XXIII. Dissolutions in Oil and Tobacco -- XXIV. The Private Gallery of Esquire Johnson -- XXV. The United States against the Steel Corporation -- XXVI. An Arch-Monopolist Grows Old -- XXVII. A Man to Remember -- XXVIII. A Legacy and an Art Heritage -- XXIX. The Legend and the Tradition -- XXX. A Question Unanswered -- Bibliography -- Index
Notes In English
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed Dec. 09, 2016)
Subject Johnson, John Graver, 1841-1917.
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1512808814 (electronic bk.)
9781512808810 (electronic bk.)