Drawing of St. Albans, England, 1822

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Drawing of St. Albans, England, 1822

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Anne Longfellow (1810-1901) of Portland, sister of poet Henry W. Longfellow, drew this image of St. Albans, England, in 1822. It was copied from a print in a book or magazine. Copying images was part of the academic education of many young women in the nineteenth century.

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About This Item

  • Title: Drawing of St. Albans, England, 1822
  • Creator: Longfellow, Anne
  • Creation Date: 1822
  • Subject Date: 1822
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: A85-578
  • Object Type: Image

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485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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