Benjamin Altman (1840-1913)


Selected Bibliography

B. Altman & Company. B. Altman & Company, Enlarged Store. New York: B. Altman & Company, 1914.

Hall, Henry. America’s Successful Men of Affairs, Volume 1. New York: The New York Tribune, 1895.

Harris, Leon. Merchant Princes: An Intimate History of Jewish Families Who Built Great Department Stores. New York: Harper & Row, 1979.

Handbook of The Benjamin Altman Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1914.

Sarna, Jonathan D. (ed.). The American Jewish Experience. New York: Holmes & Meier 1997.

Archival Collections

Records of B. Altman & Co. 1876-1955. The New-York Historical Society. Finding Aid.