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1940 Who's Who


LINDHOLN, HOLGER: Lumber, Paint & Hardware Dealer; b Tolster Island, Denmark Jan 31, 1892; s of Lars Jensen Lindholm-Anna Nelson; ed Tolster Denmark; m Minnie A Anderson Feb 20, 1920 Atlantic; s Joe Edward; d Gwendolyn Anna, Mary Ellen; 1911 came to US; 1912-14 carp, 1914-35 carp & contr, Audubon; 1929 org The Comfort Line, portable bldgs, Audubon; 1935- owner & opr Lindholm Lbr Co, hdw, paints & gen bldg materials, Audubon; 1917 became naturalized citizen; during World War 1917 due to disability worked in ship yards, Seattle Wash; C of C, pres 1935; Country Club; Danish Luth Ch, mbr ch coun 1937-39; Rep; hobbies: fishing, golf, travel; off Lindholm Lbr Co; res 808 Chicago, Audubon.

Key to Abbreviations

Who's Who in Iowa, by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 68.

NOTE: Surnames above have been transcribed exactly as printed in the book, although a printing
error is suspected. Please note the discrepancy in spelling of Holger's surname (Lindholn), his
father's (Lindholm), and the name of his business (Lindholm Lbr. Co.).

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