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Herman Henry Kohlsaat
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1853
Ashland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1924
District Of Columbia, USA

Publisher. Presidential Advisor. Herman Kohlsaat was born and raised in Ohio. He started his working career in Chicago as a newspaper carrier and then went into the food business, eventually owning a number of lunch counters and bakeries. In 1893 he left the food industry to enter the newspaper field. At various times he owned and edited the Chicago Times-Herald, the Chicago Record Herald, and the Chicago Evening Post. He was never interested in public office, but was an informal advisor to presidents from McKinley to Coolidge. He died at the home of then-Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover. President Coolidge and other government dignitaries attended his funeral. 
Washington National Cathedral
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Created by: Candeux
Record added: Apr 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109694759
Herman Henry Kohlsaat
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