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

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

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
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
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stock exchanges
  • Stock exchanges
  • Stock exchanges
Label
The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
ebr10397741
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 210 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The first Wall Street : Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, and the birth of American finance, Robert E. Wright, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
ebr10397741
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 210 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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