Chilmark, the English village that created an American commercial legend

by Rashmee

Posted on September 10, 2018


  We’ve just been visiting Chilmark, the English village from which Thomas Macy left to become the first European settler on Nantucket island. In so doing, Macy laid the foundation for what would become the great American whaling industry. Later, his descendants would establish Macy’s, the American department store that triggered a consumer revolution of … Continue reading “Chilmark, the English village that created an American commercial legend”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK