Thomas Brackett Reed Statue

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Title

Thomas Brackett Reed Statue

Description

Life size bronze statue of Reed, on a granite pedestal. On the front of the pedestal is inscribed Reed's name. In 1989, a plaque was added to the back.

Date

1910 (Dedication)

Format

Coverage

Date Created

1910

Date Modified

1989 (Plaque Added)

Medium

Bronze
Granite

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

1839-1902

Historical Marker Item Type Metadata

Inscription

Front of pedestal:
THOMAS BRACKETT REED
Plaque (Back of pedestal):
THOMAS BRACKETT "CZAR" REED
STATESMAN AND MAN OF CONSCIENCE
1839-1902
PORTLAND NATIVE
BOWDOIN COLLEGE- CLASS OF 1860
CIVIL WAR VETERAN
MAINE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 1868-1869
ATTORNEY GENERAL OF MAINE 1870-1872
UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVE 1877-1899
SPEAKER OF THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 1889-1891 AND 1895-1899

Files

Western_Prom_and_Brackett_Reed_Statue.jpg
DSC_1103.JPG

Citation

Burr Churchill Miller (Sculptor), “Thomas Brackett Reed Statue,” Portland’s Historical Markers, accessed February 23, 2018, http://markers.portlandculturalhistory.org/items/show/50.

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