Day 489

Henry Mitchell MacCracken

May 2nd, 2013

As chancellor of NYU, he was the driving force behind the creation of the Hall of Fame for Great Americans, now one of the city's most wonderful forgotten treasures. But far more importantly, he's the first character we've come across whose beard has a fighting chance of besting Peter Cooper's.

One Comment

  1. fran says:

    good beard wit.

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