Adlene Harrison

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Adlene Harrison (born November 19, 1923 in Dallas, Texas) was acting mayor of Dallas in 1976, and its first female mayor.[1] Harrison, a Democratic city councilwoman since 1973, succeed Wes Wise as mayor when he resigned to run for the United States Congress. She served until the election of a new mayor, Robert Folsom, at the end of the year.


Preceded by
Wes Wise
Mayors of Dallas
Succeeded by
Robert Folsom