George A. Hibbard
|George Albee Hibbard|
|39th Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts|
January 6, 1908 – February 7, 1910
|Preceded by||John F. Fitzgerald|
|Succeeded by||John F. Fitzgerald|
|Massachusetts House of Representatives|
18th Suffolk District
|Born||October 27, 1864|
|Died||May 29, 1910 (aged 45)|
|Spouse(s)||M. Adelaide Ford|
|Residence||35 Beaumont Street, Dorchester, Boston|
|Alma mater||Harvard University|
Hibbard became Postmaster of Boston in 1899. In the December 1907 mayoral election, Hibbard ran as a Republican against incumbent and Democratic candidate John F. Fitzgerald. Hubbard defeated Fitzgerald, 38,112 votes to 35,935; a third candidate, John Coulthurst, a Democrat running as the Independence League candidate, had 15,811 votes. Hubbard served as mayor from January 1908 to February 1910. He ran for re-election in January 1910, but finished third in a field of four nonpartisan candidates, with Fitzgerald winning.
- Timeline of Boston, 1890s-1900s
- "NEW HAND AT HELM". The Boston Globe. January 7, 1908. p. 1. Retrieved March 17, 2018 – via pqarchiver.com.
- "New Mayor of Boston". Arkansas Democrat. Little Rock, Arkansas. February 7, 1910. Retrieved March 16, 2018 – via newspapers.com.
- State Street Trust Company (1914). Mayors of Boston: Illustrated Epitome of Who the Mayors Have Been and What They Have Done. Boston: Walter Advertising and Printing. p. 48 – via Google Books.
- "Mayor George Albee Hibbard, Served 1908-1909". celebrateboston.com.
- "EX-MAYOR HIBBARD DEAD". The Boston Globe. May 30, 1910. p. 1. Retrieved March 17, 2018 – via pqarchiver.com.
- "New Mayor of Boston". Simpson County News. Mendenhall, Mississippi. January 2, 1908. Retrieved March 17, 2018 – via newspapers.com.
- Hibbard election records at ourcampaigns.com
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