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Longfellow birthplace paperweight, ca. 1930

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Paperweight with picture of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's birthplace.

Longfellow was born in this house in 1807 while his parents were spending the winter living with his paternal aunt, Abigail Longfellow Stephenson.

Other Information

  • Title: Longfellow birthplace paperweight, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass and paper
  • Dimensions (cm): 2 x 10 x 7
  • Local Code: A89.6.29
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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