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Arthur Cyprian Harper
|26th Mayor of Los Angeles|
December 13, 1906 –March 11, 1909
|Preceded by||Owen McAleer|
|Succeeded by||William Stephens|
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A native of Columbus,Mississippi,he died in Palmdale,California,on December 25,1948.
He was buried at Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery in Central Los Angeles.
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