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Early view of Macy’s and Herald Square in New York.

On a crisp October day in 1857 R.H. Macy opened his store in New York City. He racked up sales that day of $11.06, and two years later his sales totaled $85,000 for the year. Santa made his first in-store appearance at Macy’s in 1870. In 1902, a new Flagship Store was opened at the current location at Herald Square.

 

Early nighttime view of a window display at Macy’s.

Early view of Macy’s on Broadway.

 

View of Macy’s on Broadway, circa 1905.

“It’s Smart to be Thrifty at Macy’s.”

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The beautiful interior of Macy’s, the world’s largest store.

Macy’s Corner Antique Shop.

 

Payment with cash at Macy’s could get you a discount. To the left you can see Saks on 34th Street.

 

Macy’s used White Trucks to make deliveries.

Macy’s has organized the Thanksgiving Day Parade for over 75 years.

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