Milton S. Florsheim
Milton S. Florsheim (1868 - December 22, 1936), was the chairman of the board and founder of Florsheim Shoes. Born in Chicago, Florsheim grew up attending the Chicago public schools. He worked in his father's shoe store before founding Florsheim Shoes in 1892. Florsheim was connected with the American Jewish Committee and the Jewish Charities of Chicago and was a trustee of Northwestern University.
- "Milton S. Florsheim Dead". Wall Street Journal. December 24, 1936. Retrieved 2011-10-09.
Milton S. Florsheim, chairman of the board and founder of Florsheim Shoe Co, died Tuesday of a heart ailment Mr. Florsheim, who was 68 years of ...
- "M.S. Florsheim, Shoe Company Founder, Is Dead". Chicago Tribune. December 23, 1936.
- "M.s. Florsheim Dead at 68". Jewish Telegraphic Agency. December 24, 1936.