Thursday, January 19, 2012

New York Stock Brokers: Eames & Moore

New York.

Thompson scan

Classified advertisement in the New York Tribune of January 1, 1903, announcing the dissolution of the firm of Eames & Moore.


Francis Eames was a member of the NYSE and its President from 1894-98 and was a member of the firm of Eames & Moore from 1869 to 1903.  He organized the clearing system of the NYSE in 1892 to be able to handle expanding trade volumes, making his reputation through this work and paving the way to his Presidency of the New York Stock Exchange.

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