|born on||18 August 1834|
|Place||Conway, Massachusetts, 42n31, 72w42|
|Timezone||LMT m72w42 (is local mean time)|
American entrepreneur and the founder of Marshall Field and Company, the Chicago-based department stores. His business was renowned for its then-exceptional level of quality and customer service. Field is also known for some of his philanthropic donations, providing funding for the Field Museum of Natural History and donating land for the campus of the University of Chicago.
His family continued to be prominent in merchandising, publishing and philanthropy.
He died 16 January 1906 4 pm, New York City.
Starkman quotes "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925,", birth time unknown.
Penfield speculated for 10 PM. Old-file has 6:00 PM LMT
Starkman rectified to 18.31.36 LMT Asc 17Aqu26'
Starkman quotes The Chicago Daily Tribune of 17 January for his death:"Marshall Field died at 4 o'clock this afternoon" in New York City.
- Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
- Lifestyle : Financial : Wealthy
- Vocation : Business : Entrepreneur
- Notable : Book Collection : American Book