Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1839/07/08 Born in Richford, New York
1870/06/00 John D Rockefeller incorporates Standard Oil in Ohio, Chairman 1870-1897 Work
1884/00/00 Henry and Arabella Huntington sell their furnished townhouse to John D Rockefeller, originally at 4 W 54th St, Manhattan, NYC Owner Worsham-Rockefeller Master bedroom Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
1892/00/00 Judson Memorial Church and Judson Hall and Tower are built for $240,578, Stanford White served as primary architect Chief Benefactor Judson Memorial Church, Campanile and Judson Hall New York City
1893/00/00 John D Rockefeller buys the land in the area as early as 1893. Owner Kykuit Mount Pleasant
1906/01/23 Booker T Washington and others including Mark Twain, Joseph Hodges Choate, and Robert Curtis Ogden lecture at Carnegie Hall in honor of Tuskegee Institute's Silver Jubilee. Audience member Carnegie Hall New York City Tuskegee Institute's Silver Jubilee
1914/00/00 YMCA Building is built in the Italianate Architectural style with the assistance of a grant from John D Rockefeller. Today it houses the Counseling Center and the MSU Post Office, and has been designated a Mississippi Landmark. Benefactor Starkville Mississippi
1918/00/00 Winter home 1918-1937 Home The Casements Ormond Beach
1919/00/00 To honor his wife, John D Rockefeller Sr establishes the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, with funds totaling almost $74 million. Benefactor
1925/00/00 Metropolitan Museum of Art acquires the original Cloister and most of its collection Benefactor Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters New York City
1929/10/21 The Edison Institute is dedicated by Herbert Hoover. The attendees include Marie Curie, George Eastman, John D Rockefeller, Will Rogers, and Orville Wright. The dedication was broadcast on radio. Dignitary Greenfield Village and Henry Ford Museum Dearborn
1937/05/23 Dies at The Casements, Ormond Beach, Florida Founder The Casements Ormond Beach
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