Myron B. Gessaman Papers
1/ 8 cubic foot
Collection Synopsis I
Provenance: The Ohio Historical Society acquired the Myron B.
Gessaman Papers as a gift of Myron B. Gessaman, Columbus, Ohio,
in January 1975. Marjorie J. Myers processed the collection
in February 1981.
Prooerty rights: The Ohio Historical Society owns the property
rights to this collection.
Copyrights: Copyrights have not been dedicated to the public.
Consideration of the requiremas of copyright is the responsi-bility
of the author and publisher.
Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations
of the Ohio Historical Society.
Citatian: Researchers are requested to cite collection name,
collection number, and the Ohio Historical Society in all
footnote and bibliographic references.
Transfer: The following weretransferred in January and February,
1981: Photographs, passes, tickets, and other ephemera to the
audiovisual department; and printed material to the library de-partment.
Myron Bierdeman Gessaman - Chronology I
15 OCT 1894 born, Youngstown, Ohio, son of George D.
and Frances L.
1912- 1917, 1919 attended Western Reserve University;
received B. A. and law degree I May 1917 enlisted in U. S. Army Ambulance Service I
1919 admitted to Ohio bar I
1921 moved to Columbus, Ohio: practiced law I
served as assistant city attorney, Columbus
served as assistant Franklin County
repsentative, Ohio General Assembly;
majority floor leader, 1935; Republican
1936- 1939 mayor, Columbus
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