HISTORY HANGOUT: CONVERSATION WITH BERNARDO BATIZ-LAZO
Gregory Hargreaves interviews Bernardo Batiz-Lazo about his book, Cash & Dash: How ATMs &Computers Changed Banking (Oxford, 2018). Batiz-Lazo, professor of FinTech History & GlobalTrade at Northumbria University, used Hagley collections related to the Philadelphia Savings FundSociety.
Dr. Kevin Tennent discusses his recent research at Hagley, funded by one of our grants. Dr. Tennent, Senior Lecturer at the University of York School of Management, used Hagley materials in his research on American industrial democracy between 1913 and 1935.
In In the Waves: My Quest to Solve the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine (Dutton, 2020) Lance documents how she developed and tested her own theory on the sinking of the HL Hunley, a Confederate submarine lost after sinking just one Union ship, the U.S.S. Housatonic.