Party affiliation: Republican
Harry Seaman Kissell, American realtor, banker. awarded distinguished service medal of Ohio War Savings Stamp Com. Member commission which framed present charter of Springfield. Trustee and; member National Association of Real Estate Bds. (director and ex-president), Beta Theta Pi.; Mason (33°; past Grand Master and Grand Treasurer Grand Lodge F.& A.M. of Ohio).
Began as newspaper reporter, Springfield, 1896. Read law 2 years; began in real estate business with father, 1899, later as C. B. Kissell & Son, now president The Kissell Real Estate Company. Treasurer R. T. K. Corporation.
Director and member Executive Committee First National Bank & Trust Company. Director C. and L. E. Transportation Company. Chairman Clark County War Savings Stamp Committee and director American Red Cross, 1917-1920.
Awarded distinguished service medal of Ohio War Savings Stamp Committee Organizer and 1st chairman Springfield Community Fund.
Born September 24, 1875