::Tenth National Bank


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The Tenth National Bank was an American bank that existed in the 19th Century. At one time, financier Jay Gould acquired a controlling interest in the bank,<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> and New York's William M. Tweed ("Boss Tweed") was one of its directors. The Tenth National Bank was also "Gould's primary vehicle to finance his move to establish a gold corner," leading up to Black Friday (1869).<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}, p. 8</ref>

The Bank failed in the 1870s.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

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