Luere B. Deasy, Bar Harbor, ca. 1909

Contributed by Maine State Archives

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Luere B. Deasy, a native of Gouldsboro, graduated from Eastern State Normal School in Castine and the Boston University School of Law.

In 1886, he opened an office in Bar Harbor. Deasy was well-known for his ability as a lawyer and his persuasiveness as a speaker.

Until 1896, Deasy was a Democrat, but then became a Republican.

He served two terms in the Maine senate, winning his first nomination by a margin of one vote. In the second term he was elected President of the Maine Senate.

A successful businessman, as well as a lawyer, Deasy was eventually appointed by Governor Milliken to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.

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About This Item

  • Title: Luere B. Deasy, Bar Harbor, ca. 1909
  • Creation Date: circa 1909
  • Subject Date: circa 1909
  • Town: Augusta, Bar Harbor
  • County: Hancock, Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 7.6 cm x 5 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine State Archives
84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084
(207) 287-5795
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