Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
<html> <head><style type ="text/css">body { font-family: "Bloomberg Prop Unicode I", Verdana, sans-serif; font-size:125%; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; color: #FF9F0F; background-color: #000000; text-align: left; } p {line-height: 1.25em; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" );} h1, h2, h3 { text-align: left; font-weight: normal; color: #FFFFFF; } h1 { font-size: 130%; } h2 { font-size: 115%; } h3 { font-size: 100%; } #bb-style { font-size: 90%; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" ); } b, strong { font-weight: bold; } i, em { color: #FEC54A; } pre { font-family: "Andale Mono", "Monaco", "Lucida Console"; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; line-height: 1.25em; } table { border: 0; font-size: 90%; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } td, tr { text-align: left; } td.numeric { text-align: right; } a:link { color:#53B2F5; text-decoration: none; } a:visited {color:#53B2F5} a:active {color:#53B2F5} a:hover {color:#53B2F5} </style> </head> <body> <p>By Kirsten Salyer</p> <p>The Big Picture on <a href="http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2013/01/banking-in-early-nineteenth-century-new-england/">banking in 19th-century England</a><br> Norges Bank on <a href="http://www.norges-bank.no/pages/91941/Norges_Bank_Working_Paper_2012_15.pdf">the Bank of England during the gold standard era</a><br> Central European University on <a href="http://www.personal.ceu.hu/staff/repec/pdf/2012_18.pdf">sovereign debt in Latin America from 1820 to 1913</a><br> History News Network on <a href="http://hnn.us/articles/does-slavery-still-exist-today">how understanding historical forms of slavery can improve working conditions today</a><br> Munich Personal RePEc Archive on <a href="http://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/43540/1/MPRA_paper_43540.pdf">U.S. Civil War debt</a> <br> Hagley Museum and Library on <a href="http://www.hagley.org/library/center/Churella_lecture.html">the history of the Pennsylvania Railroad </a><br> Free Exchange on <a href="http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2013/01/inequality?fsrc=rss">30 years of U.S. geographic divergence </a></p> <p>Read more from Echoes <a title="Open Web Site" rel="external" href="http://www.bloomberg.com/view/echoes/">online</a>.</p> </body> </html>