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The Resource The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright

The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright

Label
The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance
Title
The first Wall Street
Title remainder
Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Americans think of investment and finance, they think of Wall Street--though this was not always the case. During the dawn of the Republic, Philadelphia was the center of American finance. The first stock exchange in the nation was founded there in 1790, and around it the bustling thoroughfare known as Chestnut Street was home to the nation's most powerful financial institutions. The First Wall Street recounts the fascinating history of Chestnut Street and its forgotten role in the birth of American finance. According to Robert E. Wright, Philadelphia, known for its cultivation of liberty
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Robert E.
Dewey number
332.64/273/09034
Index
index present
LC call number
HG5131.P5
LC item number
W75 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stock exchanges
  • Stock exchanges
  • Stock exchanges
  • Philadelphia Stock Exchange
  • New York Stock Exchange
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Stock exchanges
  • New York (State)
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Finanzpolitik
Label
The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Of financial markets and marketplaces -- Colonial precedents -- Revolutionary developments -- Money, money, money -- Hamilton's vision -- Hazardous voyages -- Building nest eggs and homes -- Transportation elation -- Philadelphia's finest -- Wall Street ascendant -- Legacy of growth
Control code
646066567
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 210 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226910291
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
405e0608-f66c-4657-92b6-c564d03a61b0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646066567
Label
The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Of financial markets and marketplaces -- Colonial precedents -- Revolutionary developments -- Money, money, money -- Hamilton's vision -- Hazardous voyages -- Building nest eggs and homes -- Transportation elation -- Philadelphia's finest -- Wall Street ascendant -- Legacy of growth
Control code
646066567
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226910291
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
405e0608-f66c-4657-92b6-c564d03a61b0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646066567

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