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Ida M. Tarbell

Ida M. TarbellAKA Ida Minerva Tarbell

Born: 5-Nov-1857
Birthplace: Hatch Hollow, PA
Died: 6-Jan-1944
Location of death: Bethel, CT
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Remains: Buried, Woodlawn Cemetery, Titusville, PA

Gender: Female
Religion: Agnostic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: History of the Standard Oil Company

Father: Franklin Sumner Tarbell (d. 1905)
Mother: Esther Ann McCullough
Brother: Will
Sister: Sarah
Brother: Franklin, Jr. (d., scarlet fever)

    High School: Titusville High School, Titusville, PA
    University: BA, Allegheny College (1880)
    University: MA, Allegheny College (1883)
    University: Sorbonne
    University: Collège de France

    McClure's 1894-1906
    American Magazine Co-Owner, Co-Editor (1906-15)
    National Women's Hall of Fame 7-Oct-2000
    Coma Dec-1943
    Risk Factors: Parkinson's

Author of books:
The History of the Standard Oil Company (1904, history, 2 vols.)
The Business of Being a Woman (1912)
The Ways of Women (1915)
The Nationalizing of Business, 1878-1898 (1936)
All in the Day's Work (1939, memoir)

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