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Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1903/04/00 John Quincy Adams Ward Sculptor Pediment of New York Stock Exchange building is cronstructed by the Piccirilli Brothers with sculptures by John Quincy Adams Ward
1903/04/00 Piccirilli Bros Contractor Pediment of New York Stock Exchange building is cronstructed by the Piccirilli Brothers with sculptures by John Quincy Adams Ward
1903/04/22 George B Post Architect New York Stock Exchange new home opens after almost 2 years of construction and at a cost of nearly $4 million
1913/04/14 J P Morgan Sr In Memoriam New York Stock Exchange closes for two hours in honor of the funeral of J P Morgan. Death of John Pierpont Morgan
1922/00/00 Trowbridge and Livingston Architect Office building added to the New York Stock Exchange building
1929/10/24 Winston Churchill Visitor Churchill visits the NY Stock Exchange. At the opening bell, share prices fell by an average of 11 percent. Bankers slowed the panic by authorizing the exchange to bid for large blocks of leading shares. The Dow Jones index closed down 2 percent. Winston Churchill's 1929 North American Tour
1929/10/24 Winston Churchill Visitor Churchill visits the NY Stock Exchange. At the opening bell, share prices fell by an average of 11 percent. Bankers slowed the panic by authorizing the exchange to bid for large blocks of leading shares. The Dow Jones index closed down 2 percent. Stock Market Crash of 1929
1929/10/28 New York Stock Exchange loses 12.82 percent of its value Stock Market Crash of 1929
1929/10/29 Dow Jones index loses another 12 percent, dropping $14 billion in value. During the course two trading days, $30 billion of the market's $80 billion value had vanished. Stock Market Crash of 1929

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Particulars for New York Stock Exchange:
Sight Category Building
Area of Significance Commerce
Area of Significance Economics
Criteria Historic Event
Level of Significance National
Architectural Style Neoclassical
Owner Private
Historic Use Professional



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 2nd June 1978

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name: New York Stock Exchange
Registry Address: 11 Wall St.
Registry Number: 78001877
Resource Type: Building
Owner: Private
Architect: Trowbridge and Livingston; Post,George B.
Architectural Style: Classical revival
Contributing Buildings: 1
Other Certification: Designated National Landmark
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Nominator Name: National Historic Landmark
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Commerce, Economics
Applicable Criteria: Event
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Significant Year: 1903, 1922
Historic Function: Commerce, Trade
Historic Sub-Function: Professional
Current Function: Commerce, Trade
Current Sub-Function: Professional

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