Quotation by Daniel Drew:
1797-1879 (Age at death: 82 approx.)
Daniel Drew was a railroad, financial and stock speculator, a stock manipulator and swindler and a Civil War profiteer. He was, for a time, a partner of Jay Gould and James Fisk in the Erie Railroad, and the stock manipulating wars that were waged through it on Cornelius Vanderbilt and among themselves.
Country: United States
Context Details: Page 4 in the prologue of the book "American Colossus, the Triumph of Capitalism, 1865-1900", published in 2010
Source: American Colossus
Cited By: H.W. Brands
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