Rothschilds and Brazil: An Introduction to Sources in the Rothschild Archive

  title={Rothschilds and Brazil: An Introduction to Sources in the Rothschild Archive},
  author={C. S. Shaw},
  journal={Latin American Research Review},
  pages={165 - 185}
  • C. S. Shaw
  • Published 15 February 2005
  • Sociology
  • Latin American Research Review
<p> N. M. Rothschild & Sons (NMR), the banking house which the Frankfurt-born Nathan Mayer Rothschild (1777-1836) began operating from New Court in London in 1809 and which is continued to this day by his descendants, has a long history of involvement in Brazil. Extensive documentation of this history is preserved in The Rothschild Archive in London, where material up to 1930 is available for consultation. The firm's initial business with Brazil was in merchant banking activities and bullion… 

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