Wall Street Panic
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At the East River end, at Pearl Street, was a fort called Water Poort, and at the Broadway end was another called the Landt Poort. In the same year William Beekman was appointed one of the five Schepens of New Amsterdam. He served between 1652 ...
The Wall Street Crash
The curious and bewildered throng Wall St. asthe news spreads Some Wall Street financiers tried to inspire confidence by buying as many shares as they could. It worked -- temporarily. Friday and Saturday saw sales drop and a glimmer of hope return.
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And so began a new legacy. Located just off Wall Street, the Museum of American Financial History is so steeped in its subject it is housed in what was once Alexander Hamilton’s law offices. It also offers walking tours of the financial district.