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Economic History Roundup

Weekly Links
Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division.

By Kirsten Salyer

The New York Times on Joseph Woodland, inventor of the bar code
History News Network on what killed the talking filibuster
The American Prospect on how presidents historically approached disaster relief
Naked Capitalism on the history of gold
NPR's Planet Money on Americans moving less than they used to

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-0- Dec/17/2012 00:10 GMT

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