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ⓘ Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne was an American politician. He was the 24th Governor of Illinois from 1913 to 1917. He was Mayor of Chicago from April 5, 1905 to 1907. ..




Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne
                                     

ⓘ Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne

Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne was an American politician. He was the 24th Governor of Illinois from 1913 to 1917. He was Mayor of Chicago from April 5, 1905 to 1907.

Dunne was born on October 12, 1853 in Watertown, Connecticut. He was raised in Peoria, Illinois and in Chicago, Illinois. Dunne was married to Elizabeth J. Kelly until her death in 1928. Dunne died on May 24, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, aged 83.

                                     

1. Other websites

  • "Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne". Find a Grave. Retrieved September 3, 2010.
  • Chicago and Municipal Ownership, by Edward F. Dunne, National Magazine, June 1905
  • Public Transportation and the Failure of Municipal Socialism in Chicago, 1905-1907: