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Taft, William H. (1857-1930) to Robert U. Johnson re: article by Carnegie on competition in steel industry

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04311 Author/Creator: Taft, William H. (1857-1930) Place Written: Hot Springs, VA Type: Typed letter signed Date: 1908/08/27 Pagination: 1 p. 26.7 x 20.3 cm

Summary of Content: Typed on printed stationery dated from Cincinnati. Taft writes Johnson of the Century Magazine that Andrew Carnegie's article on tariffs will prove useful in revising schedules. Carnegie argued, according to Taft, that the US could produce steel more cheaply than abroad.

People: Taft, William H. (William Howard)., 1857-1930

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Progressive EraPresidentTaxes or TaxationIndustryFinanceGovernment and CivicsEconomics

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