From the book entitled: The Biographical directory of the railway officials of America
Publisher: Railway Age Pub. Co., 1901
Harry Hartley Rhodes. Assistant General Freight Agent Chicago
& Eastern 11linois Rd. Office Chicago, Ill.
Born Dec. 7, 1869, at Clyde. O. Educated in the public schoois. Entered
railway service 1886 as messenger Chicago Santa Fe & California Ry.
since which he has been consecutively 1887, clerk claim department
Chicago Burlington & Quincy Rd; 1888, clerk Chicago & St. Louis
Traffic Association; 1889 to 1897, clerk Chicago & Eastern 11linois
Rd; 1897 to date, assistant general freight agent same road.