Harper’s Bazaar is an American women’s fashion magazine, first published in 1867.
…Since its debut in 1867 as America’s first fashion magazine, the pages of Harper’s Bazaar, [were] first called Harper’s Bazar…
When Harper’s Bazaar began publication, it was a weekly magazine catering to women in the middle and upper classes. It showcased fashion from Germany and Paris in a newspaper-design format. It was not until 1901 that Harper’s moved to a monthly issued magazine which it maintains today. [source]
All 19th century editors of Harper’s Bazaar were female: [source]
- Mary L. Booth (1867–1889)
- Margaret Sangster (1889–1899)
- Elizabeth Jordan (1900–1913)
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