Manuel Rionda y Polledo
Alpine, New Jersey, U.S.
|Residence||Alpine, New Jersey, U.S.|
Manuel Rionda (1854–1943) was a Spanish-born, US-based sugar baron in Cuba.
Rionda married Harriet Clarke. They resided at Rio Vista estate, a 300-acre estate in Alpine, New Jersey. They had no children, but they raised his orphaned nephew, Manuel Enrique Rionda, who later resided on the Glen Goin estate in Alpine with his wife, Ellen Goin.
Death and legacy
- McAvoy, Muriel (2003). Sugar Baron: Manuel Rionda and the Fortunes of Pre-Castro Cuba. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida. ISBN 9780813026138. OCLC 50510804.
- Davis, E. Emory; Nelsen, Eric (2007). New Jersey's Palisades Interstate Park. Mount Pleasant, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing. pp. 29–32. ISBN 9780738549729. OCLC 144399264.
- Whitney, Robert (November 2004). "Reviewed Work: Sugar Baron: Manuel Rionda and the Fortunes of Pre-Castro Cuba by Muriel McAvoy". Journal of Latin American Studies. 36 (4): 831–832. JSTOR 3875561. (Registration required (help)).
- Smith, Mark (1995). "The Political Economy of Sugar Production and the Environment of Eastern Cuba, 1898-1923". Environmental History Review. 19 (4): 31–48. JSTOR 3984691. (Registration required (help)).
- "Braga Brothers Collection - Contents List Continued: Record Group 3: Records of the Czarnikow-Rionda Company 1891-1984". George A. Smathers Libraries. University of Florida. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
- "[Manuel Rionda's 'Rio Vista' Estate, Alpine, NJ]". Central University Libraries. Southern Methodist University. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
- "Sugar Magnate Passes". Medford Mail Tribune. Medford, Oregon. September 3, 1943. p. 11. Retrieved April 22, 2016 – via Newspapers.com. (Registration required (help)).
Manuel Rionda, 81, sugar company executive died late yesterday at his estate here.
- Clemence, Sara (February 14, 2005). "The Most Expensive Home In New Jersey". Forbes. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
- "A Tower In Alpine, N.J." The New York Times. February 22, 1998. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
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