Financial History 146 Summer 2023 | Page 5

▶ By David Cowen , President and CEO
▶ By Sarah Poole , Collections Manager
▶ By Brian Grinder and Dan Cooper
▶ Reviewed by James P . Prout


4 Message to Members

▶ By David Cowen , President and CEO

4 The Ticker
The Museum awards scholarships to five high school students in its spring Museum Finance Academy ( MFA ) and launches a new summer MFA program in partnership with the New York Public Library .
7 Connecting with Collections
Forbes ASAP : Magazine of the Dot-Com Era .

▶ By Sarah Poole , Collections Manager

8 Educators ’ Perspective
The Personal Finances of Presidents , Part 4 : Calvin Coolidge

▶ By Brian Grinder and Dan Cooper

39 Book Review
Before the Gilded Age : W . W . Corcoran and the Rise of American Capital and Culture , by Mark L . Goldstein

▶ Reviewed by James P . Prout

40 Trivia Quiz


The rush from the New York Stock Exchange on September 18 , 1873 . See related article , page 26 .


Collection of the Museum of American Finance
Peter A . Cohen , Chair Andover National Corporation
Andrea de Cholnoky , Co-Vice Chair Golden Seeds
Karen Seitz , Co-Vice Chair Fusion Partners
Sanford Crystal , Treasurer Alliant Insurance Services , Inc .
Alvi Abuaf Motive Partners Private Equity
Peter Akwaboah Morgan Stanley
Sabrina Bailey London Stock Exchange Group
Gregory Bauer Moody ’ s ( retired )
Marcy Cohen ING Americas
David J . Cowen , President / CEO Museum of American Finance
Lawrence A . Cunningham The George Washington University
Patrick Curtin Citi
John P . Davidson III OCC
Charles Elson University of Delaware
Eileen Fahey Fitch Ratings
Martin Fridson Lehmann , Livian , Fridson Advisors LLC
Adam Goldstein Archer Aviation
Martha Clark Goss American Water Works
Cory Gunderson Protiviti
Bradford Hu State Street Corporation
Carol Kaimowitz Retired Insurance Executive
Glenn Kaufman Kaufman Family LLC
Ranch Kimball Glorious Cahoots Capital Partners
Mitti Liebersohn Savills
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack
Joseph Mecane Citadel Securities
Anders Nemeth Oliver Wyman
Eamon Nolan Vinson & Elkins
Elizabeth O ’ Melia Dow Jones
Chris Perry Broadridge
Brad Peterson Nasdaq
Bob Pisani CNBC
Scott Reddel Accenture
Mark Shenkman Shenkman Capital Management , Inc .
David L . Shuler Paxos
Maria Smith Smith Affiliated Capital ( SAC )
Richard Sylla New York University
Saul Van Beurden Wells Fargo
Dan Veru Palisade Capital Management
Charles Wait The Adirondack Trust Company
John E . Herzog , Chairman and Trustee Emeritus
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