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Boss Tweed :: History Politics Politicians New York
("Ackerman") Curiously enough, the cause for Tweed's burning desire for money has never been established, and because of the lack of any primary source in his early life, never will.
Tammany Hall, also known as the Society of St
Political machines were able to restructure the city governments; they also resulted in poorer services, corruption and aggravation of the immigrants and minorities.