Harper's Bazaar founded


Harpers Bazaar Editor Mary Louise Booth launched America's first magazine to showcase European fashion to middle and upper-class women

Founded, 1867

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Mary Louise Booth,The first editor-in-chief of the women's fashion magazine, Harper's Bazaar until her death.Under her editorial management, it was very successful, numbering its subscribers by the hundred thousand. While she had assistants in every department, she was herself the inspiration of the whole corps. The influence of such a paper within American homes was highly regarded. Through its columns, its editor made her hand felt in countless families for nearly sixteen years and helped to shape the domestic life of a generation.

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