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Harold Kountze

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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.

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