Sunday, October 3, 2010

Nicholas Biddle

+ President of Bank of the United States.
+ Brilliant but arrogant(pg268)
+ had power over the nation's finanicial affairs
+ born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
+ Andrew Jackson put rest to the bank even though "Biddle's Panic drew wobblier banks to the wall jackson' resolution was firm.(pg271-272)
+ 1836 the bank was finished done gone!
+ the bank being gone also helped cause the panic in 1837

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