The Day The NYSE Was Born

On May 17, 1792, the New York Stock Exchange was founded under a buttonwood tree on Wall Street. But that isn’t all that happened on May 17. 

Watch the video to find out what else happened on this day in tech history:

Produced by Daniel Goodman

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