Cranlana: The First 100 Years by Michael Shmith | Hardie Grant Publishing

Cranlana: The First 100 Years The House, the Garden, the People

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In 1899, a 21-year-old Russian, Simcha Baevski, arrived at the Port of Melbourne in pursuit of a new identity and a new life. Renaming himself Sidney Myer, he founded a small drapery business in Bendigo, Victoria. From these beginnings Sidney accumulated significant wealth, which enabled him to buy an established retail business in Bourke Street, Melbourne, in 1911. This became The Myer Emporium, a Melbourne shopping institution whose enduring status no one could foresee.     
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ISBN:

9781743795859

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

288

Dimensions:

29cm x 24cm

RRP:

$80.00

Category:

Home and Interiors , History

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 September 2019

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michael Shmith