Sarah Albee: Gilded Age

From: Sarah Albee
http://www.sarahalbeebooks.com/2012/09/gilded-age/
September 18, 2012 at 03:55AM

Before the Civil War, there wree fewer than a dozen millionaires in the United States. By 1892, there were more than 4,000, and of these, more than 100 had fortunes that exceeded ten million dollars.

Source: Arthur Vanderbilt, Fortune’s Children, page 264
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