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Magnin-Mary - still image

Magnin-Mary - still image

The founder of I. Magnin and Company, Mary Ann Cohen Magnin was the daughter of a rabbi. She learned the art of sewing fine clothing from her mother and bequeathed her well-established department store to her sons.

Institution: American Jewish Historical Society

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