Henry B. Cleaves
DATE OF BIRTH: February 6, 1840
PLACE OF BIRTH: Bridgton
DATE OF DEATH: June 22, 1912
PLACE OF DEATH: Portland
POLITICAL AFFILIATION: Republican
TERM IN OFFICE: January 5, 1893 – January 7, 1897
QUOTE: The great, additional educational advantages that would be secured by a public library in every town in the State, may well enlist our attention.
Inaugural Address, January 5, 1893
OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: First Lieutenant in the Thirteenth Maine Regiment, State Representative, City Solicitor of Portland, Attorney General
Biographical Encyclopedia of Maine of the 19th Century. Boston: Metropolitan Publishing and Engraving Company, 1885, pp. 341-342.
Chase, Henry. Representative Men of Maine. Portland: The Lakeside Press, 1893, p. 5.
Kennebec Journal, Augusta, June 24, 1912.
McIntyre, Philip W. and Blanding, William F. Men of Progress. Boston: New England Magazine, 1897, p. 13-14.