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Posted on 8 Jul 2012 | 3,874 views
Government Programs Created to Prevent Another 1929 Style Stock Market Crash

After the stock market crash of 1929, the government took several measures to prevent a similar crash from occurring.

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Posted on 8 Jul 2012 | 4,821 views
National City Bank (now Citibank) Stock Price After the 1929 Stock Crash

Citibank was founded in 1812 as the City Bank of New York, Citi’s first century was more successful than the second. By 1912 Citi was the largest U.S. bank with worldwide operations, a top-three underwriting business and one near-death experience, in 1837. Since then it’s had several costly expansions and four more near-fatalities.

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Posted on 8 Jul 2012 | 4,499 views
The 1929 Stock Market Crash’s Effect on the U.S. Economy

The 1929 stock market crash devastated the American economy because not only had individual investors put their money into stocks, so did businesses. When the stock market crashed, businesses lost their money. Consumers lost their money too, because many banks had invested their money without their permission or knowledge.

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Posted on 21 Jul 2011 | 12,556 views
Canada Dry Ginger Ale Stock Price After the October 1929 Stock Market Crash

In 1890, Canadian pharmacist and chemist, John J. McLaughlin of Enniskillen, Ontario opened a carbonated water plant in Toronto.

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Posted on 21 Jul 2011 | 6,363 views
Hahn Department Stores Stock Price After the October 1929 Stock Market Crash

Ten years as managing director of the National Retail Dry Goods Association gave Lew Hahn intimate knowledge of department stores, plus a reputation, of which he had almost none when he began wrapping up shoes in Andrew Alexander’s shop.