MONEY ON THE WEB
This is an online resource for information about
numismatics, the study of coins, tokens, medals, and paper money.
Hand Painted Paper Money by Tim Prusmack
William Harnett (1848-1892)
a technically brilliant still life painter and the premier
American practitioner of trompe l'oeil painting.
Art in Context Center for Communications.
The Wall Street, or Money and Other Evils
A "radical walking tour" through the heart of evil,
featureing thoughts on: Abbie Hoffman & the NY Stock Exchange, robber barrons,
JP Morgan, the Rockefellers, and the Puerto Rican independence group, the
FALN, as well as take-overs of the Statue of Liberty, the Construction
Workers' Riot at Federal Hall, the bombing of JP Morgan & Co. in 1920, and
the first organized slave revolt in New York.
Meet across from Bowling Green Park on the steps of the US Customs Building
(now the American Museum of the American Indian) across the street from 2
Broadway. Take the 4/5 train to Bowling Green.
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