Personnel File

Max Kohl

Founder of Kohl’s Corp. and Kohl’s Food Stores Inc. Father of Herb Kohl and Sidney Kohl.

Born May 12th, 1901 in Poland, immigrated to the United States and ultimately opened a grocery store in Milwaukee’s Bay View neighborhood.

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Content referencing Max Kohl

Yesterday’s Milwaukee: Sherman Park Has Been a Melting Pot
Yesterday’s Milwaukee

Sherman Park Has Been a Melting Pot

Tracing the neighborhood’s German, Jewish and African American heritage.