Catalog: The Illustrated History of Mail Order Shopping

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Since 1872 when Aaron Montgomery Ward realised he could eliminate the middleman and sell goods directly to his customers, Americans have had an ongoing love affair with the mail order catalogue. Robin Cherry traces the timeline of these snapshots from history and discovers along the way how Americans dressed, worked, played, and got around.
ISBN 9781568987392. Princeton Architectural Press.
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    9781568987392
Since 1872 when Aaron Montgomery Ward realised he could eliminate the middleman and sell goods directly to his customers, Americans have had an ongoing love affair with the mail order catalogue. Robin Cherry traces the timeline of these snapshots from history and discovers along the way how Americans dressed, worked, played, and got around.
  • Author
    Robin Cherry
  • Publisher
    Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release
    November 2008
  • Binding
    hb
  • Status for WholeSale
    out of print
  • Status for Website
    out of print
  • Date added
    November 2008