Suckers and Swindlers in American History, Part 1

This six-week course will examine financial scams, fraudulent activities, and Ponzi schemes that have been a part of American culture since the 19th century. Using archival materials and source documents, participants will learn how economic, political, and cultural systems have evolved in response to these trends.


Monday, November 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM EST
Monday, December 23, 2019 at 11:55 PM EST


This is an online event.


Mike Williams
National Humanities Center
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