Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Dallas: Brown Bag Lunch-History of the Federal Reserve

May 12, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
100 Years of the Federal Reserve

In 1914, Dallas was ready to take its place as a major city in the United States, and city leaders believed that a Federal Reserve Bank would be important to the city’s future. George Dealey from the Dallas Morning News and J. Howard Ardrey, a Dallas banker, made the argument for Dallas as a Federal Reserve city. Learn about the case they made for a Bank. Explore highlights of the 100 years of history of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank.

Speaker: Princeton Williams


  • Hall of State
  • 3939 Grand Avenue
  • Dallas, Texas
  • 75210



  • Free

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