Grover Cleveland

Grover Cleveland

Twenty-Second & Twenty-Forth President of the United States

1885-1889 & 1893-1897

Location: Corner of 4th St. & St. Joseph St.

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Grover Cleveland is considered by historians to have been one of America's better presidents. During his time in office, he helped usher in the beginning of federal regulation of commerce. Further, he fought against what he saw as private abuses of federal money. He was known for acting upon his own conscience despite opposition within his party. President Cleveland was the only president to serve two non-consecutive terms. In 1893, Cleveland forced the withdrawal of a treaty which would have annexed Hawaii because he felt that America was wrong in helping with the overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani.

SculptorJames Michael Maher