Learning Adventures in Citizenship
Episode 3Topic 4: Boom and Bust
Why was the Civil War good for New York's economy? Who were the "robber barons"? And why did some Civil War soldiers find their uniforms melting in the rain?
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Get Rich Quick!

Play the game of business, and launch your own company! GET RICH QUICK!

Image of the New York Stock Exchange courtesy of the Collection of the New-York Historical Society.

The Business of Battle | The Robber Barons | The Panic of 1873

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