The Kite Trust (A Romance of Wealth)

TitleThe Kite Trust (A Romance of Wealth)
Year for Search1900
AuthorsRogers, Lebbeus Harding (1847-1932)
Pagination475 pp.
Date Published[1900]
PublisherKite Trust Publishing Company
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

A trust initially started by children who are only interested in making kites becomes world-wide and gradually comes to control the entire U. S. economy. As the children age and become aware of economic and social conditions, and one of them is elected President, they establish a eutopia based on equality. 

Holding Institutions

MoU-St, PSt, W3,4640

Author Note

The author (1847-1932) was an inventor best known for his invention of a way of laying cables underground in flexible tubes

Full Text

[1900] Rogers, Lebbeus Harding (1847-1932). The Kite Trust (A Romance of Wealth). New York: Kite Trust Publishing Company. 475 pp. MoU-St, PSt, W3,4640

A trust initially started by children who are only interested in making kites becomes world-wide and gradually comes to control the entire U. S. economy. As the children age and become aware of economic and social conditions, and one of them is elected President, they establish a eutopia based on equality. The author was an inventor best known for his invention of a way of laying cables underground in flexible tubes.