Gould-jay meaning

American financier and speculator who with James Fisk and Daniel Drew wrested control of the Erie Railroad from Cornelius Vanderbilt in the late 1860s. With Fisk, he caused the financial panic of September 24, 1869, with an attempt to corner the gold market.
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A 19th-century stock speculator and entrepreneur who attempted to corner the gold market, owned half of the railroad tracks in the southwestern United States, and was involved in the Western Union Telegraph Company, the New York City elevated railways, and publications such as the New York World.
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