This post originally appeared in the May 2017 issue of The American Historian. âWhy does youth consider Big Business âimmoralâ?â the editors of Fortune magazine asked with palpable anxiety in a special report titled “Youth in Turmoil” in 1969. Speaking for many American marketers, corporations, and retailers, Fortune feared they might lose an entire generation […]
The Centennial Fire
by Chris Wimmer The first World’s Fair on American soil ran from May 10 to November 10, 1876. Millions of visitors flocked to Philadelphia to see...