History


A Brief History Of Kwanzaa

06-17-2016

Kwanzaa is a holiday that was created for the purposes of reaffirming the values and visions of the African community and culture. More >>

A Brief History of Hannakah

06-17-2016

Hannakah history began over 2,000 years ago when the Syrian-Greek leader, Antiochus IV, attempted to force the Jews in Israel to assimilate completely and to renounce their religion and culture. More >>

A Brief History of Trucks

06-17-2016

The intriguing history of trucks would be remiss if we left out Ford® and GMC® trucks. These companies have been consumer favorites further back than most of us can remember. More >>

A Brief History Of Business

06-16-2016

There's a Chinese maxim that says "It's easy to open a business but it's an art to keep it open." Every commercial endeavor is founded on a basic human aspect-want. More >>

A Brief History of the Corporation

06-16-2016

Although definitions and descriptions of corporations have changed dramatically through the last few hundred years, the first corporation actually began long ago - as early as 1602. More >>

A Brief History of the U.S. Stock Market

06-16-2016

To understand the history of Wall Street one must also understand the history of the U.S. stock market. The history of Wall Street and the stock market are intimately tied together. More >>

A Brief History of Wall Street

06-16-2016

Wall Street is a street that is located in lower Manhattan that goes in an easterly direction from Broadway to South Street. It is in the center of the Financial District and it has been synonymous with finances since the 17th century. More >>

The Wall Street 1929 Crash

06-16-2016

The Wall Street 1929 crash followed a carefree decade identified as the roaring twenties. In the twenties, many people were investing in the stock market after learning of the possibility of accumulating wealth from such investments. More >>

A Brief History of Venture Capital Firms

06-16-2016

Venture capital firms, during the twentieth century, were available to families and individuals that maintained considerable wealth. More >>

The Oldest American Businesses

06-16-2016

When looking at American history, you cannot forget to look at the industries that have built it. The history of American business is as interesting as the history of America. More >>

History of Philanthropy

06-16-2016

Wealthy business people, politicians, and scions of families with abundant means have often engaged in philanthropic endeavors. More >>

Who Invented The Automobile?

06-16-2016

Most people accept the gasoline powered vehicle with an internal combustion engine as an automobile; however, there were self-propelled steam and electric cars way before the gasoline engine powered car was invented. More >>

A Brief History of Hybrid Cars

06-16-2016

It's amazing how far the first hybrid car has progressed with the application of today's technology. More >>

A Brief History Of Drag Racing

06-16-2016

Some historians trace the sport of Drag Racing back to the 1930s where young hot rod racers would race in California. At the time, teens strived to "trick" up or soup up their vehicles so they could boast about their impressive mechanical abilities. More >>

5 Surprising Facts About Car History

06-16-2016

The first automobile accident occurred in Ohio; this may be a surprise to some who might have anticipated the first accident to occur in a place like Detroit where cars were manufactured. More >>

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