Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Craigie House, Cambridge, 1881

Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site


Print of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in his Library at the Craigie House in Cambridge, by Samuel Hollyer.

Hollyer sent Longfellow an artist's proof in November 1881. "You may perhaps remember seeing the sketch of it some two years ago when I last saw you at Cambridge." He then asked Longfellow for an endorsement, which was not forthcoming.

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About This Item

  • Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Craigie House, Cambridge, 1881
  • Creator: Hollyer, Samuel
  • Creation Date: 1881
  • Subject Date: 1881
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: etching and engraving on tan wove paper
  • Dimensions: 43.2 cm x 59 cm
  • Local Code: LONG 4442, LONG 20540
  • Object Type: Image

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Longfellow National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 876-4491

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