TITLE

Between Community and Corporation: The Southern Roots of Jesse H. Jones and the Reconstruction Finance Corporation

AUTHOR(S)
Buenger, Walter L.
PUB. DATE
August 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Southern History;Aug90, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p481
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces the southern roots of Jesse H. Jones in heading the Reconstruction Finance Corp., a lending institution in the Southern U.S. Family background of Jones; Importance of kinship and friendship in business; Business attitude and perspective; Entry of Jones into politics; Contribution of Jones to the growth and development of Houston, Texas.
ACCESSION #
10412638

 

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