Children's Gate, Longfellow Garden, Portland, ca. 1930
Contributed by Longfellow Garden Club
The Children's Gate in the Longfellow Garden behind the Wadsworth-Longfellow House on Congress Street in Portland, as it was in the 1930s.
Anne Longfellow Pierce, the sister of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, bequeathed the house and grounds -- their childhood home -- to the Maine Historical Society in 1901 to preserve the memory of her brother.
- Title: Children's Gate, Longfellow Garden, Portland, ca. 1930
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Lantern slide
- Local Code: Coll. 1936, Box 21, #52
- Collection: Longfellow Garden Club
- Object Type: Image
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Longfellow Garden (Portland, Me.)--Photographs
Children's Gate (Longfellow Garden, Portland, Me.)--Photographs
Wadsworth-Longfellow House (Portland, Me.)
Longfellow Garden Club
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