Ward, (Aaron)Montgomery


Ward, (Aaron)Montgomery
Ward (wôrd), (Aaron) Montgomery. 1843-1913.
American merchant who established (1872) the mail-order business that bears his name.

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  • Montgomery Wards —    Born in New Jersey, Aaron Montgomery Ward (1844 1913) created the first mail order business in Chicago, Illinois, in 1872, selling dry goods to people living in rural areas in the United States. As a traveling salesman, Ward discovered that… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Montgomery Ward — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ward. Montgomery Ward (aussi connue sous le nom de Wards) était une chaîne américaine de grands magasins. Fondée en 1872 par Aaron Montgomery Ward, c était alors la première entreprise de vente par correspondance …   Wikipédia en Français


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