En 1900, convenció a David Abercrombie Fitch para que le compre en asociación en el negocio. En 1904, la tienda de la que ahora se encuentra en el 314 de Broadway, se incorporó, y el nombre fue cambiado oficialmente a Abercrombie & Fitch.
Abercrombie & Fitch was started in 1892 in New York City by David Abercrombie as Abercrombie & Co. His products consisted of outdoor gear, such as camping and hunting equipment, which he sold to professional explorers and avid outdoorsmen. In 1900 he was joined in the business by Ezra Fitch, who had the money for expansion. In 1904 the store moved to Broadway, and the company incorporated as Abercrombie & Fitch Company.
ADA Show April 28 - 30, 2015. Gilley Miniature Snowy Owl. Description: By Wendell Gilley (1904-1983) of Southwest Harbor, Maine Gilley started his career as a plumber, then made miniatures for Abercrombie & Fitch. He became so well-known that his home town built a museum dedicated to Gilley's works. Original Paint with Gilley's classic metal legs. Condition: Excellent. Dealer: A Bird in Hand Antiques. Date: 1950's. Origin: Southwest Harbor, ME. Artist/Maker: Wendell Gilley…
Man’s riding suit, early 20th century. This brown suit with jodhpur pants and matching vest came from the Logan House at 32 Church Street. It was probably worn by the house’s owner, William Turner Logan (1874-1941). Logan, a practicing lawyer in Charleston, was a state representative from 1901-1904, and a Representative in Washington from 1921-1925. He married Louise Gibert Lesesne in 1909.