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Flint Timeline Project-William "Billy" Crapo Durant
... William "Billy" Crapo Durant 1861-1947. Billy Durant is the founder of the General
Motors Company. Partnering with Josiah Dallas Dort in 1886, Durant's first ...

Durant, William C.
Picture William C. Durant, Durant, William C. (1861 1947),
organized General Motors Corporation in 1908: ...

William C. Durant
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Motors; Buick; Chevrolet; American Motors. 1861-1947. ...

Michigan Historical Marker: WC Durant / Durant-Dort Carriage ...
... C. Durant, William Crapo Durant (1861-1947), one of Flint's most important historical
figures, was a pioneer in the development of the American auto industry. ...

... are the stone that cause the spark in lighters). William Durant ( 1861-1947 ) founded
General Motors here in 1908. Flint is also known as "Buick City". Flint ...

Durant Motors Shares Syndicate 1932
... and is over 67 years old. The Company was founded by William C. Durant, (1861-1947):
The founder of General Motors Corporation. Durant began his career with a ...

... making became prominent in the 1880s. Motor-vehicle assembly began when William
C. Durant (1861-1947) founded the General Motors Corp. here in 1908. The city ...

... William Crapo Durant, 1861-1947. An American industrialist/entrepreneur. He was originally
a maker of horseless carriages, the family business, but he got into ...

Automotive Legends- Vintage Cars - 05/15/98
... Durant, William C. (1861-1947): The founder of General Motors Corporation. Durant
began his career with a horse-drawn carriage company in 1886 and took over ...

The 1920s: Business and Industry Trends and Leaders of the ...
... a major conglomerate, especially through takeovers of chemical companies. William
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... William C. Durant 1861-1947. As founder of General Motors--which
included Buick, Oldsmobile and Chevrolet ...

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... William Durant (1861-1947). William Durant was an ambitious entrepreneur who organized
General Motors. A native of Flint, Michigan, Durant began making horse ...

Historia de Chevrolet
... en 1908 por Williams C. Durant (1861-1947) para consolidar varias compañías ... 1879-1941)
y el bostoniano William Durant (creador de la General Motors ...

Persons Associated with Michigan, Michigan Historical Museum
... William Crapo Durant, Founded Durant-Dort Carriage Co. in Flint, 1886; founded
General Motors, 1908; grandson of Governor HH Crapo, Boston, MA, 1861-1947. ...

Art Nouveau
... Victor Horta (1861-1947). ... van Antwerpen en was leerling van Durant in Parijs. In 1885
keerde hij ... en de reformbeweging van William Morris. Nadat hij in 1890 ...

... 1947 William Crapo Durant (1861-1947) died. He was a salesman who founded GM in 1908
with 25 companies. He was not a good manager and was kicked out from GM in ...

... Durant, William C. (1861-1947), organized General Motors Corporation in 1908. Edison,
Thomas Alva (1847-1931). When he was 21 years old, Thomas Edison took out ...

The History Place - This Month in History
... Birthday - General Motors founder William C. "Billy"
Durant (1861-1947) was born in Boston, Mass. ...

Early Protestant Hostility Towards Science
... from Table Talk (ed. William Hazlitt, London, 1884), p ... Ibid., p.199. 9. Durant, ibid.,
p.858. 10 ... 18. Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947) was a philosopher and ...

List 571: American Philosophy excluding Pragmatism
... 46. Drake, Durant (1898-1933). Invitation to ... Portland [Maine]: Published by William
H. Hyde, for Z ... Whitehead, Alfred North (1861-1947). Dialogues of Alfred ...

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