Talk & Book Signing with author Linda B. Forgosh

Hear the story of department store magnate, merchandising genius, and enlightened philanthropist Louis Bamberger.  The son of immigrants, he built his business into the fourth-largest department store in the nation, and made Bamberger’s a beloved Newark institution.  Copies of the book Louis Bamberger: Department Store Innovator and Philanthropist will be available for purchase at the cover price of $29.95. Cash and checks will be accepted.

Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Centennial Hall

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This program is cosponsored by the Newark History Society.