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Macy’s vs Gimbels - The Frontiersman and the Whaler | 1

Update: 2019-12-028
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It's the mid 1800s and two very different young men set out in the world to make their fortunes. A young boy from Nantucket spends four years at sea on a whaling ship, the other becomes an itinerant peddler in the wilds of Indiana. These two adventurers, R.H. Macy and Adam Gimbel, eventually settle down as merchants, and open their own dry goods stores. They don’t know each other yet, but, as they each grow their businesses, they inadvertently create what we now know as the department store.

 

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Macy’s vs Gimbels - The Frontiersman and the Whaler  | 1

Macy’s vs Gimbels - The Frontiersman and the Whaler | 1