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Railroad Man: The Life and Legend of Jay Gould


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36.1 Railroad Man: The Life and Legend of Jay Gould Starting from humble beginnings, Jay Gould created one of the nation's most formidable empires, running both the Union Pacific Railroad and the Western Union Telegraph Company. He was a bold visionary, a creative genius and a supreme business strategist, but many historians regard him as a duplicitous and deceitful "robber baron" responsible for one of the worst stock market crashes of all time. This documentary offers insight into Gould's business triumphs, stinging failures and public relations challenges. Jeremy Irons narrates. SA 07/12/14 09:59am 00:56:16 - (CC) × ST