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Harry Paul Schrank

Harry Paul Schrank, American manufacturing executive. Member C.E.D. committee, Summit County. Harry P. Schrank Hall at U. Akron named for him, 1969; Member Lone Star fraternity, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Delta Psi.

Background

  • Schrank, Harry Paul was born on May 14, 1903 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of Fred J. and Ida (Rohr) Schrank.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Akron, 1924. Student of University Wisconsin, 1924-1925. Advanced management program Harvard University, 1956.

      Doctor of Philosophy. (honorary), University Akron, 1970.

    Career

    • 1 stepdau., Katharine Herberich. Development engineer Norwalk Tire & Rubber Company (Connecticut), 1925-1926. Development engineer Seiberling Rubber Company, 1926-1934, supervisor, 1934-1936, director, vice president production, 1936-1956, executive vice president, 1956-1961, president, chief Executive officer, 1961-1965.

      President Seiberling Tire & Rubber Company, 1965-1967. Chairman board of trustees U. Akron. President of the board of trustees Boy Scouts American.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member C.E.D. committee, Summit County. Harry P. Schrank Hall at U. Akron named for him, 1969. Member Lone Star fraternity, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Delta Psi.

    Clubs: Portage Country (president).

    Connections

    • Married J. Kathryn Palmer, August 11, 1925 (deceased).; married second, Mistress. Children: Edwin P., Harry Paul, Frederick J., Joel P.
    • father: Fred J. Schrank
    • mother: Ida (Rohr) Schrank
    • spouses: J. Kathryn Palmer
    • Mistress
    • children: Edwin P. Schrank
    • Harry Paul Schrank
    • Frederick J. Schrank
    • Joel P Schrank
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    Born March 14, 1903
    Died October 18, 1979
    (aged 76)
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