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Henry Joseph Haskell
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  1. Henry Joseph Haskell1874 - 1952
m. 20 Nov 1926
Facts and Events
Name Henry Joseph Haskell
Gender Male
Birth[2] 1874 Huntington, Lorain, Ohio, United States
Marriage 20 Nov 1926 Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio, United StatesOberlin College
to Katharine Wright
Occupation[1] Kansas City, Platte, Missouri, United StatesEditor, Kansas City Star
Residence[2] BulgariaParents were missionaries to Bulgaria
Death? 1952

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Henry Haskell, 78, Kansas City Editor

Photo and obituary for Henry Haskell (1874-1952), a Pulitzer Prize-winning editor of the Kansas City Star who was born in Ohio and began as a writer of fiction before working at the Kansas City World newspaper. He then joined the Star in 1898, writing the "Random Thoughts" column and other articles about world events and people, and predicting World War II while in Europe in the late 1930s.

Source: New York Times, Date: August/21/1952 Page(s): L19 Location: Microfilm Illustrations: No Subjects: Haskell, Henry J., Journalists, Item Type: Citation - Newspaper Item ID: 111907 Biographical information, Worked for the Kansas City Star, starting in 1898

  1. Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Year Book
    26/60, 1973.

    Article written by Ivonette Wright Miller

  2. 2.0 2.1 Izant, Grace Goulder. Ohio Scenes and Citizens
    117, 1973.
  3.   Henry Joseph "Harry" Haskell, in Find A Grave.
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    U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995

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    Name: Henry J Haskell
    Residence Year: 1928
    Residence Place: Kansas City , Missouri , USA
    Occupation: V-Pres And Associate Editor
    Publication Title: Kansas City, Missouri, City Directory, 1928
    Source Information U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.