ANDERSON, Carl Carey

ANDERSON, Carl Carey
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1877–1912

Biography

ANDERSON, Carl Carey, a Representative from Ohio; born in Bluffton, Allen County, Ohio, December 2, 1877; moved to Sandusky County in 1881 with his parents, who settled in Fremont; attended the common schools; became employed as a traveling salesman; moved to Fostoria, Seneca County, and engaged in the manufacture of underwear; elected mayor of Fostoria, Ohio, in 1905 and again in 1907, on each occasion for a term of two years; president of the city hospital board and director in a number of manufacturing enterprises; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-first and Sixty-second Congresses and served from March 4, 1909, until his death in an automobile accident near Fostoria, Ohio, October 1, 1912; interment in Oakwood Cemetery, Fremont, Ohio.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

Ohio Historical Society

Columbus, OH
Papers: 1909-1914. 1/2 foot. Includes congressional, business, personal papers, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, fliers, and invitations.

Rutherford B. Hayes Library

Fremont, OH
Papers: 1909-1914. 1/2 foot. Chiefly condolence letters to Mrs. Anderson after his death, invitations, calling cards, printed material, and newspaper clippings.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

United States. 62d Congress, 3d session, 1912-1913. Carl Carey Anderson (late a representative from Ohio). Washington: [Government Printing Office], 1914.

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