Biographical Sketch of Edward L. Harris

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Harris, Edward L.; asst. supt. of schools, Cleveland; born, Delavin, Wis., December, 1852; son of David Franklin and Lucretia E. Rowley Harris; educated at Wayland Academy. Beaver Dam, Wis. and Syracuse University (A. B., Ph. B).; married, Beaver Dam, Wis., December, 1878, Eva E. Gould; issue, Fred Gould, Ray Gould, Eva Lucile (deceased, 1896); principal high school, Port Jervis, N. Y., 1878-1880; teacher in Cleveland High Schools, 1880-1887; principal West High School 1887-1889; principal Central High School, 1889-1912; asst. supt. of schools, September, 1912, to date; member National Education Ass’n (pres. secondary dept.); State Education Ass’n (pres. secondary dept.); North Central Ass’n (pres.); pres. of the State Entrance Medical Board; member Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa, K. of P., Loyal League, Sons of American Revolution, University, and Men’s Clubs; Chamber of Commerce; wife is member of National and press committees of D. A. R.; vice pres. of D. A. R.; pres. Woman’s Club of Cleveland, and member of National Patriotic Educational Committee.



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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 28 November 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-edward-l-harris.htm - Last updated on Mar 8th, 2012

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