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The Resource John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier, James A. Ramage

John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier, James A. Ramage

Label
John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier
Title
John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier
Statement of responsibility
James A. Ramage
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When John Wesley Hunt came to Kentucky in 1794, his plan was to open a general store in Lexington. A canny judge of business opportunity, he soon expanded his activities and became one of the responsible figures of Kentucky banking and finance. In another kind of venture, he imported fine stallions from the East, significantly improving the bloodlines of thoroughbreds and trotters in the Bluegrass. John Wesley Hunt tells the story of Hunt's business exploits against the background of life in frontier Lexington. James A. Ramage reveals how his innovative solutions to the financial problems of
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramage, James A
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Kentucky Bicentennial Bookshelf
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  • Hunt, John Wesley
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Merchants
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Merchants
  • Kentucky
Label
John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier, James A. Ramage
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; 2. Disgruntled Partner, Would-Be Privateer; 3. The Pioneer Merchant; 4. Racehorses; 5. Hemp; Photo Section; 6. Hopemont; 7. Patriarch; Bibliographical Essay
Control code
ocn903955512
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback edition
Extent
1 online resource (121 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813150321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129bkww
  • e5b7d239-ef43-4dd9-b2f7-3479057743bb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903955512
Label
John Wesley Hunt, pioneer merchant, manufacturer, and financier, James A. Ramage
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; 2. Disgruntled Partner, Would-Be Privateer; 3. The Pioneer Merchant; 4. Racehorses; 5. Hemp; Photo Section; 6. Hopemont; 7. Patriarch; Bibliographical Essay
Control code
ocn903955512
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback edition
Extent
1 online resource (121 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813150321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129bkww
  • e5b7d239-ef43-4dd9-b2f7-3479057743bb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903955512

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