Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his dog

Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site


Trap, a Scotch terrier, was the "last and greatest of all the dogs" according to Henry Longfellow. Originally belonging to the oldest son, Charley Longfellow, Trap was much loved by the entire family.

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About This Item

  • Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his dog
  • Creator: Warren, George Kendall
  • Creation Date: circa 1864
  • Subject Date: circa 1864
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 10.5 cm x 6.35 cm
  • Local Code: LONG 27886
  • Collection: Longfellow Family Photographs
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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