The tearjerker Titanic Memorial inside Macy’s | Ephemeral New York

When the Titanic met its end in the icy Atlantic early in the morning of April 15, 1912, many very rich passengers went down with the ship.

Among them were Ida Straus and her husband, Isidor, the German-born department store magnate who had owned Macy’s since the late 1800s.

Ida and Isidor had an exceptionally loving marriage. After an iceberg ripped the ship and…

Source: The tearjerker Titanic Memorial inside Macy’s | Ephemeral New York

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