In 1904, German composer Richard Strauss conducted the world premiere of his work Symphonia Domestica in Wanamaker’s Department Store in New York City.
- When was the first department store built in the United States?
- Who was the lyricist and who was the composer for the Gilbert and Sullivan operettas?
- How much did composer Aaron Copland know about the historical subject of his ballet Billy the Kid (1938)?
- Who said, “The problems of the world are not my department. I’m a saloon keeper”?
- How many communists did Senator Joseph McCarthy say he found in the State Department?