Marshall Field biographies and related material.


Field, Marshall, 1834-1906. Marshall Field biographies and related material.

Marshall Field biographies and related material.

Remarks by Mrs. Charles B. Farwell dated Nov. 1, 1890 (1 p.); a history of Marshall Field and Company (3 p.); and a newspaper clipping concerning Field's involvement with the leasing of a structure on Sixteenth Street to the Illinois National Guard 1st Regiment (1 p.), another structure to be built according to the architects Burnham and Root.

Originals : 5 items.Copies : partial microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 675:11) and positive.

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Burnham and Root (corporateBody)

Daniel Burnham was born in Henderson, New York in 1846. He studied at the New Church School in Waltham, Massachusetts and received private tutoring. He worked for William Le Baron Jenney in his Chicago office for a short time. After several failed attempts in other businesses, he eventually joined the architectural firm of Carter, Drake and Wright. Burnham's future partner, John Wellborn Root was born in Lumpkin, Georgia, and raised in Atlanta. When Union troops occupied Atlanta in ...

Field, Marshall, 1834-1906 (person)

Businessman. From the description of Marshall Field correspondence, 1891-1893. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450239 American merchant. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Chicago, to Mr. Schell at Harper & Brothers, 1890 Nov. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517828 ...

Marshall Field & Company (corporateBody)

Illinois. National Guard (corporateBody)