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Venezuela Debt Crisis

The Venezuela debt crisis began in 1901 when Cipriano Castro, Venezuela’s president, defaulted on millions of dollars in bonds owed to European nations.

Villard, Henry

Henry Villard was a railroad capitalist and instrumental in making Portland the terminal for the Northern Pacific Railroad.