Longfellow Mixture Candy Box

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Longfellow candy was produced by Smith & Bros., which was located on Congress Street in Portland, Maine. Many products took the name "Longfellow" after the Portland native and author, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) to give the impression of something of high quality.

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About This Item

  • Title: Longfellow Mixture Candy Box
  • Creator: Smith & Brothers, Portland, Maine
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Cardboard
  • Local Code: T90-3
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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