A Tale of Origins
When Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr dueled at dawn on July 11, 1804, the fight was not just between a former Treasury secretary and a...
Research Senior Editor Ken Silber discusses the origins of major financial institutions
Research Senior Editor Ken Silber on the Gabe Wisdom Show of 5/26/10, Business Talk Radio, talks about where some major American financial institutions came from and how these origins p
Historical Research: The Canal Builder
DeWitt Clinton (1769-1828) was an early American politician who transformed the country in far-reaching ways -- physically, economically and financially. He was the driving force...