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William Hope Harvey

economist , writer

William Hope Harvey, American economist, writer.

Background

Harvey, William Hope was born on August 16, 1851 in Buffalo, West Virginia, United States. Son of Colonel Robert Trigg and Anna Maria (Hope) Harvey.

Education

Educated Buffalo Academy and Marshall College, West Virginia.

Career

Real estate & mining business, 1884-1893. Promoter free silver cause, better known as "Coin" Harvey. Author: Coin’s Financial School, 1894.

Coin’s Financial School Up to Date, 1895. Coin on Money, Trusts and Imperialism, 1899. The Remedy, 1915; Common Sense, 1920.

Brochure The Book (setting forth cause and remedy of present world conditions), 1930. Builder of pyramid at Monte Ne, Arkansas Chief executive officer World’s Money Ednl. League. Nominated as candidate of “Liberty Party” for president of the United States, August 1931.

Home: Monte Ne, Ark.

Works

  • Author: Coin’s Financial School, 1894. Coin’s Financial School Up to Date, 1895. Coin on Money, Trusts and Imperialism, 1899.

    The Remedy, 1915

  • Common Sense, 1920. Brochure The Book (setting forth cause and remedy of present world conditions), 1930. Builder of pyramid at Monte Ne, Arkansas Chief executive officer World’s Money Ednl.

    League. Nominated as candidate of “Liberty Party” for president of the United States, August 1931.

Connections

Married Anna R. Halliday, 1876 (divorced 1929), children: Mary Hope, Robert Halliday, Thomas William, Annette. Married second, Mistress.

father:
Colonel Robert Trigg Harvey

mother:
Anna Maria (Hope) Harvey

spouses:
Anna R. Halliday

Mistress

children:
Mary Hope Harvey

Robert Halliday Harvey

Thomas William Harvey

Annette Harvey