1862-1930

June 6, 1862, Eagle Lake, Illinois.

April 25, 1930, Lakewood, Ohio.

Lakewood Park Cemetery, Rocky River, Ohio.

Herman was the son of Wilhelm Gustav Polack & Maria Elizabeth Hasz Polack. He began his teaching career in a public school in East St. Louis, Illinois, before teaching in Lutheran schools in St. Louis, Missouri; Wausau, Wisconsin; and Cleveland, Ohio. He was an also an organist, composer and choir director, and served on the music committee for The Evangelical Lutheran Hymnbook of 1912.

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where to get Polack’s photo