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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.

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Sep 19, 2016 ... Selected sources on the history and work of Wall Street (Business Reference Services; Science, Technology, and Business Division; Library of ...

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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 ...

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

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Wall Street: street, in the southern section of the borough of Manhattan in New York City, which has been the location of some of the chief financial institutions of  ...

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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 ...

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Wall Street's early history as a financial market began with gatherings of securities and commodities traders during the Revolutionary War. These curbstone and ...

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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 ...

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May 14, 2007 ... Last month I was in New York City for the weekend. Although our hotel was in Times Square, we had a chance to visit Wall Street while we ...