Bogen’s Department Store


Greenwood, SC


In 1932, Bogen’s Department Store opened in Greenwood, South Carolina, with Edward J. Bogen (1908-1977) as its president, Belle Daring Bogen (1908-1991) as its secretary, and Joseph B. Bogen (1875-1952) as its treasurer. Joseph Bogen retired in 1934.

Main Image: Reprinted from The State, November 13, 1932.

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Henry & Sylvia Yaschik Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation.

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