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Carter Harrison, Jr.
|37th Mayor of Chicago|
April 15, 1897 – April 10, 1905
|Preceded by||George Bell Swift|
|Succeeded by||Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne|
|40th Mayor of Chicago|
April 17, 1911 – April 26, 1915
|Preceded by||Fred A. Busse|
|Succeeded by||William Hale Thompson|
April 23, 1860|
|Died||December 25, 1953
|Resting place||Graceland Cemetery, Uptown, Chicago, Illinois|
|Spouse(s)||Edith Ogden Harrison|
|Relations||Carter Harrison, Sr. (father)|
|Children||Carter Harrison V, Edith Ogden Harrison II|
Carter Henry Harrison, Jr. (April 23, 1860 – December 25, 1953) served as Mayor of Chicago (1897–1905 and 1911–1915). As the City's 30th mayor, he was the first mayor actually born in Chicago. His father was Mayor of Chicago, Carter Harrison, Sr..
Carter was born on April 23, 1860 in Chicago, Illinois. His father, Carter Harrison, Sr. was already the mayor but was assassinated while in office. He was married to Edith Ogden. He had two children. Harrison died on December 25, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois from natural causes, aged 93.
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