Harry C. Gahn Edit Profile
Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1904.
Taught country school near Elmore. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1904, and began practice at Cleveland. Associate with Senator Theodore E. Burton, 1906-1909.
Attorney Cleveland Legal Aid Society, 1909-1912. District chairman World War service, 1917-1918. Charter member Ohio Municipal League, 1912.
The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.
Member Cleveland City Council, 1910-1921 (president 1918-1919). Member Cleveland River and Harbor Commission, 1911-1921. Member 67th Congress (1921-1923), 21st Ohio District.
Member Selective Service Board, Cleveland, during World War I. Mason (K.T.), Knights of Pythias. Club: Western Reserve.
Married Grace Gerrard, June 1917. Married second, Marjorie Ahrens, May, 1937.