Tammany Society and Burr’s Bank Audio Recording – Story of Manhattan

This is an audio recording of the vintage book titled “The Story of Manhattan”. This audio recording focuses on the topic of the Tammany Society in New York City as well as Burr’s Bank. Tammany societies were social groups that were located from Georgia to Rhode Island. In New York City though, the society became famous for creating a political organization and later built a building called “Tammany Hall”. The second half of this audio recording focuses on details about Aaron Burr’s motivation for creating a new bank in New York City and thus challenging Alexander Hamilton’s monopoly over the banking system in NYC. For more information check out the audio recording below!

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