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Marshall field's : the store that helped build chicago.

Author: Gayle Soucek
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : History Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Marshall Field; Marshall Field
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gayle Soucek
ISBN: 1626190674 9781626190672
OCLC Number: 829370502
Description: pages
Contents: Introduction: Why Marshall Field's matters --
From the farm to the city : making of a merchant --
Growth and rebirth : Field, Leiter & Company --
Fire and survival : aftermath of the Great Chicago Fire --
Change and philanthropy : the merchant's final years --
Continuing the vision : the John Shedd years --
Progress and despair : the Great Depression and the World's Fair --
From the city to the suburbs : the changing face of retail --
A child's dream : Christmas at Field's --
Winds of change : BATUS and Target --
An icon vanishes : the coming of Macy's.


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