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Anton J. Cermak
Anton J. Cermak
TitleAnton J. Cermak
DescriptionFrom text: "Cermak Was Elected World's Fair Mayor[.] 'I'm glad it was me instead of you.' Thus spoke the man that had been chosen to be Mayor of the city of Chicago during A Century of Progress Exposition on that memorable night of February 15, 1933, in Miami, Florida, when he was felled by an assassin's bullet as he was talking to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt."
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameCermak, Anton Joseph, 1873-1933
Coverage-SpatialChicago (Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago : a century of progress, 1833-1933
CollectionPicture Chicago
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