“The Man in the Street Is for It”: The Road to the FDIC

@article{Shaw2015TheMI,
  title={“The Man in the Street Is for It”: The Road to the FDIC},
  author={Christopher W. Shaw},
  journal={Journal of Policy History},
  year={2015},
  volume={27},
  pages={36 - 60}
}
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