An original documentary series featuring short biographies on noteworthy African-Americans.

produced by
Frances Presley Rice
Bayer Mack

film studio:
Block Starz Music Television
4594 Chase Oaks Drive
Sarasota, FL 34241

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Jeremiah G. Hamilton

Jeremiah G. Hamilton - The Dark Prince of Wall Street

SYNOPSIS

Jeremiah G. Hamilton (sometimes Jerry Hamilton) was a Wall Street broker noted as "the only black millionaire in New York" by James McCune Smith about a decade before the American Civil War. Hamilton was a shrewd financial agent, amassing a fortune of $2 million ($43 million today) by the time of his death in 1875.

CREDITS

produced by
Bayer Mack
Frances Presley Rice

written by
Frances Presley Rice

narrated by
William Bell

music by
Nick Jones

edited by
Bayer Mack

executive producers
Hal Croasmun
Sandi Craig

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