Remembering John Whitehead

The board and staff of the Museum of American Finance are deeply saddened by the loss of John Whitehead, who passed away on February 7 at the age of 92.

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“The Fed at 100” illuminates the complex workings of the nation’s central bank on its centennial anniversary.

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Experience the history of Wall Street, money and finance at the Museum of American Finance, located at 48 Wall Street in New York City.

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The Museum features permanent exhibits on the financial markets, money, banking, entrepreneurship and Alexander Hamilton, as well as a series of timely rotating exhibits.

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Through the Center for Financial Education, the Museum offers classroom programs and tours for students in grades K through MBA level.

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Resources, Collections & Anniversaries

From our internationally-recognized magazine, Financial History, to our impressive collection of documents and artifacts, the Museum is a unique national resource dedicated to the history of finance.

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Book Launch of "Genealogy of American Finance"

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
05:30 PM to 07:00 PM

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Ways to Give

The Museum is a non-profit organization that depends on the support of corporations, foundations and people like you to preserve, exhibit and teach the public about finance and financial history.

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The Museum Shop at the Museum of American Finance is the country's only finance-themed museum store. Every purchase in the Museum Shop helps support the Museum.

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