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"The Building of the Ship" illustration, ca. 1880

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"The Building of the Ship" illustration, ca. 1880

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The illustration appeared with Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem "The Building of the Ship" on page 102 of an 1880 book, The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with numerous illustrations.

Houghton, Mifflin and Company; James R. Osgood and Company, published the book.

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  • Title: "The Building of the Ship" illustration, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Private collection
  • Collection: Private
  • Object Type: Image

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

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