Garden sketch, Portland, ca. 1818

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Garden sketch, Portland, ca. 1818

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Anne Longfellow (1810-1901), the daughter of Stephen and Zilpha Wadsworth Longfellow of Portland, drew this sketch of a garden in about 1818.

Drawing was a part of the education of young women in the nineteenth century.

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  • Title: Garden sketch, Portland, ca. 1818
  • Creator: Pierce, Anne Longfellow
  • Creation Date: circa 1818
  • Subject Date: circa 1818
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Pencil on paper
  • Local Code: A90-95
  • Object Type: Image

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

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