Harry Woodburn Chase

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Harry Woodburn Chase
Harry Woodburn Chase.jpg
Chase pictured in Yackety Yak 1922, UNC yearbook
President of the
University of North Carolina
In office
1919–1930
Preceded by Marvin Hendrix Stacy
Succeeded by Frank Porter Graham
Personal details
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), the 7th President of the University of Illinois (1930–1933), and the 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