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When Legendary Mail Order Catalogs First Published

[ 0 ] Jun. 5, 2013 | SBO Editor

Here’s a list of well-known mail order catalogs and when they first published:

Hammacher Schlemmer: 1848

Spiegel Inc. : 1865

Montgomery Ward: 1872

Eaton’s: 1884

Sears & Roebuck: 1893

L.L. Bean: 1912

Eddie Bauer: 1920

Miles Kimball: 1935

Vermont Country Store: 1945

Walter Drake: 1947

Cohasset Colonials: 1948

Lillian Vernon: 1951

Taylor Gifts: 1952

Harriet Carter: 1958

Lands’ End: 1963

JC Penney: 1963

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