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Harold Kountze

Harold Kountze, American banker. member of the board Colorado Museum Natural History.; Member Psi Upsilon, Wolf’s Head (Yale).

Background

  • Kountze, Harold was born on September 2, 1885 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Charles B. and Mary E. (Ensign) Kountze.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1899-1903. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1907.

    Career

    • Assistant cashier Colorado National Bank, 1907-1911, vice-president and Chairman of the Board, 1911-1934, president, 1934-1962, honorary Chairman, Board Of Directors, since 1962. Director Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1918.

      Chairman Liberty Loan drives for Colorado and Denver. Treasurer combined War Work Funds.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of the board Colorado Museum Natural History. Member Psi Upsilon, Wolf’s Head (Yale). Clubs: Denver, University, Mile High, Denver Country.

    Connections

    • Married Louise J. Bulkley, April. Children: Eleanor, Mary Louise, Charles Bulkley (deceased), Nancy, Harold.
    • father: Charles B. Kountze
    • mother: Mary E. (Ensign) Kountze
    • spouse: Louise J. Bulkley
    • children: Eleanor Kountze
    • Mary Louise Kountze
    • Charles Bulkley Kountze (deceased)
    • Nancy Kountze
    • Harold Kountze
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    Born September 2, 1885
    Died December 18, 1965
    (aged 80)
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