Harry "Czar" Bernstein (1856-1920)


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Harry "Czar" Bernstein (1856-1920)

In its April 21, 1907 edition, the Plain Dealer featured this article on "the rise and fall" of east side political boss, Harry "Czar" Bernstein. A Russian Jewish immigrant, he was a close associate of Marcus Hanna and was on a first name basis with President William McKinley. He is one of the more locally famous residents of Fir Street Cemetery.


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