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Most men who have really lived have had, in some share, their great adventure. This railway is mine. ---->>>

The wealth of the country, its capital, its credit, must be saved from the predatory poor as well as the predatory rich, but above all from the predatory politician. ---->>>

If you review the commercial history, you will discover anyone who controls oriental trade will get hold of global wealth. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: September 16, 1838
Birthplace: Eramosa Township, Ontario, Upper Canada
Die: 05-29, 1916
Occupation: Businessman

James Jerome Hill (September 16, 1838 – May 29, 1916), was a Canadian-American railroad executive. He was the chief executive officer of a family of lines headed by the Great Northern Railway, which served a substantial area of the Upper Midwest, the northern Great Plains, and Pacific Northwest. Because of the size of this region and the economic dominance exerted by the Hill lines, Hill became known during his lifetime as "The Empire Builder (wikipedia)