|Occupation||Grain Commission Merchant|
|Employer||Gerstenberg & Company|
Gerstenberg founded Gerstenberg & Company, a commercial grain company, in 1856 in Chicago. His sons Adolph and Erich later worked for the company. Gerstenberg & Company was sometimes referred to as "The House of Gerstenberg."
In book about the history of the CBOT, Gerstenberg is referred to as Carl Gerstenberg.
- Herringshaw's city blue book of biography : Chicagoans of 1919 (Volume 1919). Google Books.
- Ninth Annual Statement of the Trade and Commerce of Chicago for the year ending March 31, 1867 for the Chicago Board of Trade. Google Books.
- Raymond Gerstenberg, Board Of Trade Senior. Chicago Tribune.
- History of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago. University of Illinois.