Charles H. Cleaves "The Angel Carver," Saco, ca. 1900

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The shop of Charles H. Cleaves, famous to Saco citizens as "The Angel-Carver' due to his occupation as a marble carver of monuments and headstones. This shop stood on the east side of Main Street about opposite Pleasant Street. Left to right: Charles H. Cleaves; an unknown sailor in the naval uniform of the times; Thomas J. Hodet, also a marble cutter; small boy, barefoot, William Moody, a harness maker; and a teenager.

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  • Title: Charles H. Cleaves "The Angel Carver," Saco, ca. 1900
  • Creator: J. Vaughn Dennett
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Location: Saco, York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.5 cm
  • Local Code: 0645
  • Collection: General Image Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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