Credit Where Due:

First off, we would like to give thanks to "BAK" and his DEPARTMENT STORE MUSEUM website...

http://www.thedepartmentstoremuseum.org.


Without its information and vintage store logos, this section would not have been possible.


Other Sources:

Library of Congress
Pennsylvania State Archives
Los Angeles Public Library
J. Paul Getty Trust / Getty Research Institute
University of Washington Libraries / Special Collections Division
Mid-Cities Daily News (Fort Worth, Texas)
University Library / University of Illinois Champaign & Urbana
www,plazalasamericas.com
www.labelscar.com
www.pleasantfamilyshopiing.blogspopt.com
www.bing.com
www.shopshorthills.com
www.simon.com (Simon Property Group)
www.dhistory.com
http://www.fundinguniverse.com
http://www.macys.com
http://mallsofamerica.blogspot.com
http://www.jcpenney.com
http://www.sears.com
http://www.dillards.com
http://www.nordstrom.com
http://www.lordandtaylor.com
http://www.bloomingdales.com
http://www.saksfifthavenue.com
http://www.neimanmarcus.com
Various articles on Wikipedia

FAIR USE OF BROWN-DUNKIN STORE IMAGE:

The photograph from The Beryl Ford Collection / Tulsa City-County Public Library helps illustrate a key moment in department store history that is described in the article. The image is not replaceable with free-use or public-domain images. The use of the image does not limit the copyright owners' rights to distribute the image in any way. The image is being used for non-profit, informational purposes only and its use is not believed to detract from the original image in any way.

FAIR USE OF DEPARTMENT STORE LOGOS:

The trademarks for Macy's, J.C. Penney, Sears, Dillard's, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Bloomingdale's, Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue illustrate a key moment in department store history that is described in the article. The images are of lower resolution than the originals (copies made would be of inferior quality). The images are not replaceable with free-use or public-domain images. The use of the images does not limit the copyright owners' rights to distribute the images in any way. The images are being used for non-profit, informational purposes only and their use is not believed to detract from the original images in any way.