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Grenville Mellen (1799-1841) was the son of Maine's Chief Justice, Prentiss Mellen. A graduate of Harvard, he studied law, but chose instead to focus on writing poetry.
About This Item
- Title: Grenville Mellen, Portland, ca. 1820
- Creation Date: circa 1820
- Subject Date: circa 1820
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Watercolor on ivory
- Dimensions: 10.1 cm x 8.2 cm
- Local Code: 1852*
- Object Type: Image
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