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Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
United States Supreme Court Justice
Lumberman, Financier and Congressman
Banker, Politician, Congressman and Railroad Promoter
Last Socialist to Run a Major American City
Land Speculator and Politician
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