The Life & Legacy of Benjamin Altman, New York City Merchant Prince and Philanthropist

The Altman Foundation is proud to present a portrait of our founder Benjamin Altman. He was among a handful of emerging leaders who established significant philanthropic foundations in New York City between 1907 and 1913. These include the Russell Sage, Carnegie and Rockefeller Foundations. Altman is the least known of this august group.

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