H. H. Chesterman

H.H. Chesterman briefly served as Secretary of State of Minnesota.

H.H. Chesterman
15th Minnesota Secretary of State
In office
July 7, 1952 – September 16, 1952
GovernorC. Elmer Anderson
Preceded byMike Holm
Succeeded byVirginia Paul Holm

Chesterman, who had served as Assistant Secretary of State under Mike Holm, was appointed to the position in July 1952 by Gov. Elmer Anderson after Holm's death. Chesterman was replaced by Anderson in September of that year; Anderson appointed Virginia Paul Holm, Mike Holm's widow, after public sentiment grew that she should succeed him.[1]


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Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Holm
Secretary of State of Minnesota
Succeeded by
Virginia Paul Holm