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The soo line railroad (reporting mark soo) is the primary united states railroad subsidiary of the canadian pacific railway (2,736 km) - was the creation of the 19th century railroad tycoon james j hill and was developed from the st paul and pacific railroad. Biography of james j hill, the development of the great northern railway, and the opening of the pacific northwest. James j hill, who became famously known as the empire builder for his role in further developing the northwest through his control of the great northern railway, is perhaps just as well remembered for what he did outside of the business world unlike many of the now-famous railroad tycoons, hill.
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Template:infobox biography james j hill (september 16 1838 - may 29 1916), was a noted american and canadian railroad tycoonhe was born in eramosa township, upper canada (now ontario) although he only had nine years of formal schooling, by the time he had finished (he was forced to leave school in 1852 due to the death of his father), he. Railroad tycoon: spouse(s) explorations within the american business tradition (weybright & talley 1974), chapter 4, james j hill: the business of empire isbn -679-40064-8 biography at the dictionary of canadian biography online james j hill scrapbook, 1916 archives center. Genealogy for james jerome hill (1838 in may 1879, the st paul, minneapolis, and manitoba railway co (stpm&m) formed—with james j hill as general manager his first goal was to expand and in order to generate business for his railroad, hill encouraged european immigrants to. Product description named after james j hill, a railroad tycoon, the train ran through some.