Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland, 1878

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland, 1878

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), a native of Portland and noted poet, sat for the photographer Joseph H. Lamson in 1878. Several views resulted. Longfellow signed and dated this particular photograph in 1879.

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About This Item

  • Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland, 1878
  • Creator: Lamson, Joseph H.
  • Creation Date: 1878
  • Subject Date: 1878
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 16 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: Portraits - Longfellow - With Beard
  • Object Type: Image

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

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