An American business leader of the nineteenth century; the founder of the Vanderbilt fortune. The family's money derived first from shipping and later from railroads.
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Examine photographs of Andrew Carnegie, J. P. Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Mellon, and Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt.Up To a Point: Robber Barons Make Way For Robber Nerds|P. J. O’Rourke|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Michael A. Newton is a West Point graduate who serves as professor of the practice of law at Vanderbilt University Law School.Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial|Michael Newton|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“This Vanderbilt person is a perfect example,” Beyer says of the “PTSD” afflicting so many in the transgender community.
Born Stephen Krol, Essay Anne Vanderbilt was a transgender woman.
Ah, but the critics contend that Vanderbilt was not a suitable subject in the first place.
Mr. Cornelius, who had witnessed the episode, came to King OLeary and offered his hand with dignity.
The sance had been going on thus with alternate success and failure, when Drinkwater selected Mr. Cornelius.
Mr. Cornelius, who had been curled up in an easy chair reading, came up, smiling and nodding.
Dangerfield had rejected her sure instinct, and yet, a day later, had been convinced at the first word from Mr. Cornelius.
In the afternoon, Dangerfield returned to the portrait of Mr. Cornelius, always grumbling, always dissatisfied.