new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Wall Street - 1929 | by Origins of Business
Back to photostream

Wall Street - 1929

October 24, 1929 (Thursday) - New York Times headlines:

 

PRICES OF STOCKS CRASH IN HEAVY LIQUIDATION, TOTAL DROP OF PAPER LOSS $4,000,000,000

----------

2,600,000 Shares Sold In The Final Hour In Record Decline

----------

MANY ACCOUNTS WIPED OUT

----------

Bankers Confer On Steps To Support Market - Highest Break Is 96 Points (www.lausd.k12.ca.us/Belmont_HS/tkm/Pics/wall%20street1929...)

 

4,469 views
1 fave
1 comment
Taken on August 29, 2007