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March 9, 2009

The Dow fell to its lowest point of the Great Recession on March 9, 2009, a first-printing copy of the first Harry Potter book sold for more than $19,000.

Left, a trader covering his face while working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, March 9, 2009, in New York, and right, a 1997 soft cover edition of the first Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone.

Dow Jones Average Closed Above 15,000

Dow Jones Average closed above 15,000 for the first time in history on Tuesday, May 7th 2013. We take a look at some other notable events in Dow Jones' history through images from the Associated Press.