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Lewis Rodman Wanamaker

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Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: March 09, 1928 (65)
Atlantic City, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Wanamaker, U.S. Postmaster General and Mary Erringer Wanamaker
Husband of Fernanda Antonia Wanamaker
Ex-husband of Violet Douglas Marie Wanamaker
Father of Fernanda Wanamaker; John Wanamaker, II and Anne Marie Louise Wanamaker
Brother of Thomas Brown Wanamaker, Sr.; Horace Wanamaker; Harriett E. Wanamaker; Mary "Minnie" Brown Warburton and Elizabeth "Lillie" Wanamaker

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About Rodman Wanamaker

Rodman, a Princeton graduate, lived in France early in his career and is credited with creating a demand for French luxury goods that persists to this day. Rodman was credited with the artistic emphasis that gave the Wanamaker stores their cachet and also was a patron of fine music, organizing spectacular organ and orchestra concerts in the Wanamaker Philadelphia and New York stores under music director Alexander Russell.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rodman_Wanamaker

Princeton University Class of 1886.

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Rodman Wanamaker's Timeline

1863
February 13, 1863
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1887
December 9, 1887
Age 24
Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
1890
August 1, 1890
Age 27
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
1928
March 9, 1928
Age 65
Atlantic City, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States
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