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History of Wall Street

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In March, 1792, twenty-four of New York City's leading merchants met secretly at Corre's Hotel to discuss ways to bring order to the securities business and to ...

Hidden History: Wall Street Video - New York City - HISTORY.com

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Did you know that Wall Street was named after an actual wall that once stretched across Manhattan? Host Brian Unger reveals the hidden history of Wall Street.

History of Wall Street (Business Reference Services, Library of ...

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Aug 12, 2015 ... Selected sources on the history and work of Wall Street (Business Reference Services; Science, Technology, and Business Division; Library of ...

Why Is It Called 'Wall Street'? - LiveScience

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May 3, 2010 ... Wall street has a storied history, beginning long before the brokers and traders moved in.

History of Streets: Wall Street Wall Almost "Destroyed" by Dutch ...

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Jul 31, 2013 ... Before it was the site of recessions and protests, Wall Street was an early Dutch fortification. It almost wasn't built though, thanks to some unruly ...

Wall Street Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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The origins of Wall Street can be traced to the brushwood barricade erected by Peter Stuyvesant along the northern boundary of the New Amsterdam community  ...

The Origin of Wall Street - Early American - Dutch Lanape Wall ...

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Jun 16, 2009 ... First off let's investigate where the name Manhattan derives from. It comes from the word Manna-hata, the European name given by the settlers ...

Slavery in New York: Wall Street Was Built With African Help - The ...

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Feb 5, 2013 ... Wall Street in New York City (Spencer Platt/Getty Images News) ... The history of the area is described in Complicity: How the North Promoted, ...

A Selected Wall Street Chronology - PBS

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A selected Wall Street Chronology for the AMERICAN EXPERIENCE film The Crash of 1929. The timeline includes early history (1653), through the 1776 fire, ...

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Where does the name "Wall Street" come from? | Investopedia

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As with many of the famous streets and roads in the world, Wall Street's origins have historical significance. Its name is a direct reference to a wall that was ...

Wall Street Was a Slave Market Before It Was a Financial Center

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Jan 17, 2012 ... Wall Street influence, and the battle between main Street and Wall Street stretches way back in United States history. Mary E. Lease was a ...

The Origins of Wall Street | Scotiabank

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Wall Street is one of the most famous streets in the world and home to the first New York Stock Exchange. But did you know how it got its name?