by Gary Hoover | Sep 5, 2021 | Articles, Articles, Data, Data, Other Industries, TransportationIn the twentieth century, no industry created more giant American companies than the petroleum industry. In 1917, big oil represented six of the fifty largest American companies. By 1955, eleven oil companies made the top fifty industrial firms in Fortune...
by Gary Hoover | Oct 31, 2019 | Data, Data, Demography and Geography
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by Gary Hoover | Sep 27, 2018 | Articles, Data, Data, Data, Foodservice and Lodging, Other IndustriesHere is a list of the largest US-based hotel chains in 1969, including the number of hotels and motels (“units”). Source: Institutions Magazine 400 1969 list. 1969 largest hotel chains (XLSX)