Jake Beaulne and LJ Rodriguez
Studied at Yale
Servered as a colonel in the Union Army
Founded Clark, Payne & Co. which was bought out by Rockeffeller in 1872.
Treasurer of Standard Oil from 1872-1884
Organizer of the American Tobacco Trust
Significance and Legacy
American Tobacco Co. held a monopoly over the cigarette market.
One of the 100 wealthiest Americans
Known for his 60-acre estate in New York, which is a registered historical site.