Lyman Judson Gage (June 28, 1836 – January 26, 1927) was an American financier and Presidential Cabinet officer. He was born at DeRuyter, New York, educated at an academy at Rome, New York, and at the age of 17 he became a bank clerk. In 1853 he removed to Chicago, served for three years as bookkeeper, and in 1858 entered the Merchants Loan and Trust Company, where he was cashier in 1861-1868. Afterwards be became successively assistant cashier, vice-president and president of the First National Bank of Chicago, one of the strongest financial institutions in the Middle West.

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  • Lyman Judson Gage (June 28, 1836 – January 26, 1927) was an American financier and Presidential Cabinet officer. He was born at DeRuyter, New York, educated at an academy at Rome, New York, and at the age of 17 he became a bank clerk. In 1853 he removed to Chicago, served for three years as bookkeeper, and in 1858 entered the Merchants Loan and Trust Company, where he was cashier in 1861-1868. Afterwards be became successively assistant cashier, vice-president and president of the First National Bank of Chicago, one of the strongest financial institutions in the Middle West. He was chosen in 1890 to be president of the board of directors of the World's Columbian Exposition. Following the exposition, he became president of the newly formed Chicago Civic Federation, which sought to reform city governance. In politics he was originally a Republican, and was a delegate to the national convention of the party in 1880, and chairman of its finance committee. In 1884, however, he supported Grover Cleveland for the presidency, and came to be looked upon as a Democrat. In 1892 President Cleveland, after his second election, offered Gage the post of secretary of the treasury, but Gage declined the offer. In the free-silver campaign of 1896, Gage labored effectively for the election of Republican candidate William McKinley, and from March 1897 until January 1902 he served as Secretary of the Treasury in the cabinets successively of Presidents McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. As Secretary of the Treasury, Gage was influential in securing passage of the Gold Standard Act of March 14, 1900, which reestablished a currency backed solely by gold. Since this limited the amount of currency in circulation, it initiated a period, continuing until 1912, in which the Secretary of Treasury was obliged to interact in the money market by introducing into circulation the Treasury surplus. The inability of the Treasury to respond to the needs of the market and the perceived need for a currency which would expand and contract with the needs of the nation, led to the creation of the Federal Reserve in 1913 to regulate the money market. Gage resigned in 1902 to become a banker in New York. From April 1902 until 1906 he was president of the United States Trust Company in New York City. His administration of the treasury department, through a more than ordinarily trying period, was marked by a conservative policy, looking toward the strengthening of the gold standard, the securing of greater flexibility in the currency, and a more perfect adjustment of the relations between the government and the National banks. In 1906, Gage indulged his longtime interest in metaphysical phenomena by purchasing property on and subsequently living at Lomaland, a Theosophist retreat in Southern California. Though this came as somewhat of a shock to the American public, those who knew him privately were not surprised, as Gage had previously studied spiritualism, astrology, and prophesized the death of his own brother through a "psychic flash". Lyman J Gage was instrumental in creating the San Diego California-Panama Exposition of 1915. Later he was president of the committee to preserve the Expo's characteristic buildings in Ballboa Park. Gage was one of the 30 founding members of the Simplified Spelling Board, founded in 1906 by Andrew Carnegie to make English easier to learn and understand through changes in the orthography of the English language. He died at San Diego, California, in 1927 and is buried at Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago. (en)
  • ليمان جاي غيج (بالإنجليزية: Lyman J. Gage) (و. 1836 – 1927 م) هو من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية ولد في دي رويتر.تولى منصب وزير الخزانة الأمريكي .وهو عضو في الحزب الجمهوري . (ar)
  • Lyman Judson Gage (* 28. Juni 1836 in DeRuyter, Madison County, New York; † 26. Januar 1927 in San Diego, Kalifornien) war ein US-amerikanischer Geschäftsmann und Politiker, der unter den Präsidenten William McKinley und Theodore Roosevelt das Amt des Finanzministers der Vereinigten Staaten bekleidete. (de)
  • ライマン・ジャドソン・ゲイジ(Lyman Judson Gage, 1836年6月28日 - 1927年1月26日)は、アメリカ合衆国の実業家、政治家。ウィリアム・マッキンリー大統領とセオドア・ルーズベルト大統領の下で財務長官を務めた。 (ja)
  • Лайман Джадсон Гейдж (англ. Lyman Judson Gage; 28 июня 1836 — 26 января 1927) — 42-й министр финансов США. (ru)
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  • ليمان جاي غيج (بالإنجليزية: Lyman J. Gage) (و. 1836 – 1927 م) هو من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية ولد في دي رويتر.تولى منصب وزير الخزانة الأمريكي .وهو عضو في الحزب الجمهوري . (ar)
  • Lyman Judson Gage (* 28. Juni 1836 in DeRuyter, Madison County, New York; † 26. Januar 1927 in San Diego, Kalifornien) war ein US-amerikanischer Geschäftsmann und Politiker, der unter den Präsidenten William McKinley und Theodore Roosevelt das Amt des Finanzministers der Vereinigten Staaten bekleidete. (de)
  • ライマン・ジャドソン・ゲイジ(Lyman Judson Gage, 1836年6月28日 - 1927年1月26日)は、アメリカ合衆国の実業家、政治家。ウィリアム・マッキンリー大統領とセオドア・ルーズベルト大統領の下で財務長官を務めた。 (ja)
  • Лайман Джадсон Гейдж (англ. Lyman Judson Gage; 28 июня 1836 — 26 января 1927) — 42-й министр финансов США. (ru)
  • Lyman Judson Gage (June 28, 1836 – January 26, 1927) was an American financier and Presidential Cabinet officer. He was born at DeRuyter, New York, educated at an academy at Rome, New York, and at the age of 17 he became a bank clerk. In 1853 he removed to Chicago, served for three years as bookkeeper, and in 1858 entered the Merchants Loan and Trust Company, where he was cashier in 1861-1868. Afterwards be became successively assistant cashier, vice-president and president of the First National Bank of Chicago, one of the strongest financial institutions in the Middle West. (en)
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  • Гейдж, Лайман Джадсон (ru)
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