Banking/Federal Reserve


Latet update 10/4/94

Broesamle, John J. ."The Struggle for the Control of the federal Reserve System 1914-17," MidAmerica 52 (0ct. 1970):280-97

Carosso, Vincent P., "The Wall Street Trust from Pujo through Medina," Business History review 47 (1973):421-37

Hepburn, Alonzo Barton, A history of currency in the United States: (Rev. ed.) with new chapters on the monetary and financial developments in theUnited States from 1914 to 1922 and a preface by Mrs. Hepburn on the author's relation to the establishment of the Federal reserve system (New York : The Macmillan company, 1924) [McCab HG501 .H5]

Kolko, Gabriel., The triumph of conservatism; a re-interpretation of American history, 1900-1916. [New York] Free Press of Glencoe [c1963]) [S McCabe Honors Hist 132: Amer Political Hist, chs. 6-10

Livingston, James, Origins of the Federal Reserve System : money, class, and corporate capitalism, 1890-1913 (Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1986) [McCabe HG2563 .L58 1986 *reviews include The Journal of Economic History v. 47 (Mar. '87) p. 279-81; and Historian v. 50 (May '88) p. 445-6

McCulley, Richard T., Banks and politics during the Progressive Era : the origins of the Federal Reserve System, 1897-1913 (New York : Garland Pub., 1992.) [1 copy being PROCESSED for S McCabe

Moore, Carl H., The Federal Reserve System : a history of the first 75 years (Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c1990.) [McCabe HG2563 .M68 1990

West, Robert Craig, 1947-, Banking reform and the Federal Reserve, 1863-1923 Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1977) [S McCabe HG2563 .W38 1977]

White, Eugene N. The Regulation and Reform of the American Banking System 1900-29 (Pricneton U. Press, 1983)



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