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Author/Artist Beard, Patricia.
Title After the ball : gilded age secrets, boardroom betrayals, and the party that ignited the great Wall Street scandal of 1905 / Patricia Beard.
Edition 1st ed.
Publisher/Date New York : HarperCollins, c2003.
Description xiv, 402 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Offsite - Request in Advance  115.13 H993b38    AVAILABLE
Table of Contents
 A Note on the Portrait 
Ch. 1A Death: Henry, 189913
Ch. 2A Life: Henry, 1859-189923
Ch. 3James, 1876-189939
Ch. 4The First Mentor: James Alexander49
Ch. 5The Gilded Age59
Ch. 6A Bachelor Abroad, 189967
Ch. 7Gage Tarbell: New Year's Eve, 189979
Ch. 8Of Trusts and Estates91
Ch. 9The Unveiling, May 1901105
Ch. 10Riding High115
Ch. 11An Eligible Bachelor, 1903-1904131
Ch. 12New York and Paris, 1903-1904139
Ch. 13The Party Era, 1883-1905155
Ch. 14The Hyde Ball, January 31, 1905169
Ch. 15The Winter of Discontent, February 1905181
Ch. 16"The Equitable Row": The Turning Point, Spring 1905207
Ch. 17Henry Clay Frick233
Ch. 18Thomas Fortune Ryan255
Ch. 19Summer 1905267
Ch. 20The Armstrong Investigation and After, September-December 1905279
Ch. 21Paris, 1906-1917303
 Afterword: "The August Moon": Henry Hyde319
 Author's Note339
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-385) and index.
LC subject Hyde, James H. (James Hazen), 1876-1959.
Businessmen -- United States -- Biography.
Equitable Life Insurance Company -- History.
Securities industry -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0060199393 (hbk.)
WorldCat no. 51655525

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