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Roland H. Zinn

Roland H. Zinn, business executive. Member Commodity Exchange, Tanners Council of America, National Association Cost Accountants, Comtrollers Institute.

Background

  • Zinn, Roland H. was born on December 1, 1886 in Milwaukee. Son of August and Marie (Schmidt) Zinn.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools of Milwaukee.

    Career

    • 1 son, Harlowe R. Began as clerk Wisconsin Central Railroad Company, 1904. With Allis Chalmers Company, 1906-1911. Wisconsin sales representative Sewell Clapp Manufacturing Company, 1914, Thos.

      D. Murphy Company, 1915. In charge leather hides and shoes, Federal Trade Commission, 1917-1920. In charge cost accounting for industry, Tanners Council of America, 1920-1922.

      With United States Leather corporation since 1922. director Keystone Tanning and Glue Company, Keta Realty Company, United States Leather Company, American Hair and Felt Company.

    Works

    • Author of books on cost accounting methods for industry, cost mannuals.

    Membership

    Member Commodity Exchange, Tanners Council of America, National Association Cost Accountants, Comtrollers Institute. Clubs: Bankers, Union League (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Gertrude S. Harlowe, June 11, 1908.
    • father: August Zinn
    • mother: Marie (Schmidt) Zinn
    • spouse: Gertrude S. Harlowe
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