75 Yrs. of American Finance : A Graphic Presentation, 1861 to 1935


The work was created by L. Merle Hostetler in 1936, while he was at Cleveland College of Western Reserve University (now known as Case Western Reserve University). Mr. Hostetler was a Financial Economist and then Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland from 1943 to 1962. The volume appears to be self published and consists of a chart, approximately 85 feet long, fanfolded into 40 pages. At some point after it was printed, he added the years 1936-1938, which are attached to the last page.

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Hostetler, L. Merle. 75 Yrs. of American Finance : A Graphic Presentation, 1861 to 1935. 1936,, accessed on June 20, 2021.

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