Jonathan Ogden Armour (1863-1927) was a meatpacking magnate and owner of Armour and Co., once the largest food products company in the US. Forbes ranked him among the seven richest Americans in 1918.
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He built "Mellody Farm", a 29,000 sqft Italian-style mansion on a 1,200 acre estate, as a summer home in 1908. Today, it's part of the campus of Lake Forest Academy.
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