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HARRISON, Carter Bassett

c1756 –1808

Biography

HARRISON, Carter Bassett, (son of Benjamin Harrison (1726–1791); brother of William Henry Harrison (1773–1841)), a Representative from Virginia; born in Charles City County, Va., ca.1756; attended the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va.; member of the Virginia state house of delegates, 1784-1786 and 1805-1808; elected as an Anti-Administration candidate to the Third Congress and reelected as a Republican to the Fourth and Fifth Congresses (March 4, 1793-March 3, 1799); died on April 18, 1808, in Prince George County, Va.

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External Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division

Washington, DC
Papers: In William Henry Harrison papers, 1734-1939, 2.5 linear feet. Published index. Also on microfilm (4 reels).
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