Harry Woodburn Chase

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Harry Woodburn Chase
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Chase pictured in Yackety Yak 1922, UNC yearbook
President of the University of North Carolina
Term 1919 – 1930
Predecessor Marvin Hendrix Stacy
Successor Frank Porter Graham
Born (1883-04-11)April 11, 1883
Groveland, Massachusetts
Died April 20, 1955(1955-04-20) (aged 72)
Florida

Harry Woodburn Chase (April 11, 1883[1] – April 20, 1955[2]) was the 12th President of the University of North Carolina (1919–1930), President of the University of Illinois (1930–1933), and 8th President of New York University (1933–1951).[3]

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Academic offices
Preceded by
Elmer Ellsworth Brown
President of New York University
1933–1951
Succeeded by
Henry Townley Heald