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August Phillip Doll

August Phillip Doll, American oil executive. Mason (Grotto, Shriner), Elk.


  • Doll, August Phillip was born on January 17, 1887 in Cincinnati. Son of August and Effie (Phillipp) Doll.

  • Education

    • Educated Ohio Mechanics Institute.


    • Started as salesman Edwards Manufacturing Company in 1907, later sales manager. In 1916 with Corcoran-Victor Company as comptroller and director. Secretary-treasurer and sales manager Thomas J. Corcoran Lamp Company, Cincinnati, O., 1919, president, 1925.

      Named changed in 1931 to Corcoran-Brown Lamp Company, continued as president until December 1937. Became president The Valvoline Oil Corporation (name changed to Freedom-Valvoline Oil Corporation), 1938, vice Chairman of the Board. Director and member Executive Committee Columbia Gas & Electric Corporation.

      Director American Thermos Company, Globe Wernicke Company, Aluminum Industries, Cincinnati. Plastene Corporation.


    Mason (Grotto, Shriner), Elk. Clubs: Cincinnati, Queen City (honorary. Member), Wyoming Golf, Cincinnati Country.


    • Married Olga Moorhaus, December 9, 1913.
    • father: August Doll
    • mother: Effie (Phillipp) Doll
    • spouse: Olga Moorhaus
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    Born January 17, 1887