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Standard Oil's Monopoly: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "Standard Oil's Monopoly" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Standard Oil, Standard Oil fraud, Congressman Campbell, Ida Tarbell, John D. Rockefeller, Kansas Supreme Court, U.S. Supreme Court, Standard Oil Trust, Octopus, Sherman Antitrust Act
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between 1904 and 1911.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America