Thomas Brackett Reed birthplace, Portland, ca. 1915

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Thomas Brackett Reed birthplace, Portland, ca. 1915

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The birthplace of Thomas Brackett Reed on Hancock Street in Portland.

Thomas Brackett Reed (1839-1902), a graduate of Bowdoin College, served in the Maine House and the Maine Senate before being elected to Congress in 1877. He was Speaker of the House of Representatives and pushed enactment of House rules that expedited legislative action.

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  • Title: Thomas Brackett Reed birthplace, Portland, ca. 1915
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 24 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland--Streets--Hancock
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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