Economic History Roundup

By Kirsten Salyer
December 21, 2012 12:24 PM EST
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Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division.
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The Texas Tribune on the "illegals" in the 1830s Bloomberg Businessweek on how the bar code took over the world Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis on lessons from the Fed's first 100 years Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland on the panic of 1907 Barry Ritholtz on the average daily change of the S&P 500 in December over the years Hagley Museum and Library on the Pennsylvania Railroad International Business Times on the history of failed doomsday prophecies History News Network on the myth of the skyscraper index

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