The parlor at the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House
Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site
This room served as a parlor or drawing room for Martha Washington after she joined her husband here in December, 1775. As the most formal room in the House, the Longfellow family continued to use this room for special occasions and as a reception room for Fanny Longfellow. After her death in 1861, the room was maintained as a memorial to her.
- Title: The parlor at the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House
- Creation Date: circa 1759
- Town: Cambridge
- County: Middlesex
- State: MA
- Object Type: Physical Object
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Longfellow National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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Longfellow National Historic Site (Cambridge, Mass.)
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802--Homes and haunts--Massachusetts--Cambridge
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882--Homes and haunts--Massachusetts--Cambridge
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Homes and haunts--Massachusetts--Cambridge
Longfellow, Fannie Appleton, 1817-1861--Homes and haunts--Massachusetts--Cambridge
Longfellow House (Cambridge, Mass.)--Interiors
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