James J. Coogan

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James Jay Coogan (1845 – October 24, 1915) was the Borough president of Manhattan, New York from 1899 to 1901. He was a graduate of New York University School of Law and a successful merchant and real estate owner.

In 1888, Coogan ran unsuccessfully for Mayor of New York City on the Urban Labor Party ticket.

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Preceded by
Augustus W. Peters
Borough President of Manhattan
Succeeded by
Jacob A. Cantor