Henry Phipps Jr.

American entrepreneur (1839–1930) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Henry Phipps Jr. (September 27, 1839 September 22, 1930) was an American entrepreneur known for his business relationship with Andrew Carnegie and involvement with the Carnegie Steel Company. He was also a successful real estate investor. After selling his stock in Carnegie Steel, he devoted a great deal of his time and money to philanthropic works.

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Henry Phipps Jr.
Phipps in 1913
Born(1839-09-27)September 27, 1839
DiedSeptember 22, 1930(1930-09-22) (aged 90)
Known forCo-founder of Carnegie Steel, philanthropy
Board member ofCarnegie Steel Co.
U.S. Steel Corp.[citation needed]
Spouse
Anne Childs Shaffer
(m. 1872)
Children5
FamilyPhipps
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