in American National Biography Online
P ublished online February 2018 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; UK Politics; British History. 1254 words.
Mainbocher (24 Oct. 1890–27 Dec. 1976), couturier, theater costumer, and magazine editor, was born Main Rousseau Bocher in Chicago, Illinois. His father, George Bocher, was a dry goods...