Mervin Field (March 11, 1921 – June 8, 2015) was an American pollster of public opinion in the state of California.Biography
Field was born in 1921, the youngest of five children, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He grew up in Princeton, New Jersey and graduated from Princeton High School in 1938. His parents were Jewish emigrants from Russia. His subsequent formal education was limited to a few months each at Rutgers University night school, the University of Missouri and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.His first experience with survey research was in his high school junior year, when in a chance occurrence he was introduced to the polling pioneer, Dr. George Gallup. Field’s first survey was in determining student preferences for his high school senior class president. Prior to World War II, Field worked for Opinion Research Corporation (ORC) and the Gallup Poll in Princeton, New Jersey.He founded the Field Research Corporation (FRC), a commercial consum
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