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Rockefeller and the Standard Oil Monopoly


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Following the Civil War, few laws limited how businesses went about making money. In building the giant Standard Oil monopoly, John D. Rockefeller made up his own rules.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: Civics, American Democracy

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    Beneficiary: Teachers