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Theater manager

Edward Overholser, American theater manager. member School Board, Oklahoma city, also chairman Board County Commissioners; Member Oklahoma National Guard, 1893-1903.; Mason.

Background

Overholser, Edward was born on June 20, 1869 in Sullivan, Indiana, United States. Son of Henry and Emma (Hanna) Overholser.

Education

Preparatory education, St. Francis Institution for Boys at Osage Mission, Kansas. Student Lawrence College, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Career

1 son, Edward Herbert. Builder and manager of theatre, Oklahoma City, 1890-1918. Associated with father in costrn. r.rs., hotels, telephone lines, etc.

President Oklahoma City Chamber Commerce, since 1922. Vice president Prudential Fire Insurance Company (Oklahoma City). Manager first Oklahoma State Fair, first water works in Oklahoma City.

Member School Board, Oklahoma city, also chairman Board County Commissioners. Mayor of Oklahoma City, 1915-1919.

Membership

Member School Board, Oklahoma city, also chairman Board County Commissioners. Member Oklahoma National Guard, 1893-1903.

Connections

Married Allie Garrison, May 26, 1903.

father:
Henry Overholser

mother:
Emma (Hanna) Overholser

spouse:
Allie Garrison