George Cleeves Statue

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Title

George Cleeves Statue

Description

Life-size bronze statue of George Cleeves, standing on a granite base that forms two steps. Cleeves is standing erect, with one arm down holding a book and the other on his hip.

Format

Coverage

Date Created

2003

Medium

Granite
Bronze

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

1586
c 1671
1647-1658

Historical Marker Item Type Metadata

Inscription

Front of Base:
George Cleeve
b. 1586 Somersetshire, England d by 1671 Portland (Falmouth), Maine
He relied on persuasion by words not the sword,

Left side of base:
**** of Lygonia 1647-1658

Right side of base:
Founder of Portland, Maine

Files

Uncurrated 3 - 49.jpg
Uncurrated 3 - 50 (1).jpg

Citation

“George Cleeves Statue,” Portland’s Historical Markers, accessed November 15, 2018, http://markers.portlandculturalhistory.org/items/show/21.

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