SYMHC Classics: Hetty Green, the Witch of Wall Street


Hetty Green from National Magazine, September 1905. Public domain

Today's classic from 2014 features Hetty Green. She was the wealthiest woman in the U.S., skilled when it came to amassing a fortune. But her eccentric behavior and miserly ways led to bad press and a less-than-flaterring nickname.

The original episode can be found here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/hetty-green-the-witch-of-wall-street.htm

The first episode of She Makes Money Moves is now available. You can listen to it here.

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