Harvey Doolittle Colvin

American politician (1815-1892)

Harvey Doolittle Colvin (December 18, 1815 – April 16, 1892) was an American politician. He was the mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1873 to 1875. He was a member of the People's Party.

Harvey Doolittle Colvin
27th Mayor of Chicago
In office
Preceded byJoseph Medill, (Lester L. Bond)
Succeeded by(Thomas Hoyne), Monroe Heath
Personal details
Born(1815-12-18)December 18, 1815
Herkimer County, New York, U.S.
DiedApril 16, 1892(1892-04-16) (aged 76)
Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
Resting placeRosehill Cemetery, Lincoln Square, Chicago, U.S.
Political partyPeople's Party
ResidenceChicago, Illinois

Colvin was born on December 18, 1815.[1] He was never married and had no children. Colvin died on April 16, 1892 in Chicago, Illinois from an illness, aged 76.