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Author Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) was a member of the "famous" Bowdoin College class of 1824, along with poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, among others.
For a short time, Hawthorne's family had a home in Raymond. This image was originally taken shortly after a bout with malaria in Italy. It was engraved from the original photograph by Schroff.
About This Item
- Title: Nathaniel Hawthorne, London, 1860
- Creation Date: circa 1860
- Subject Date: circa 1860
- Town: London
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: 2008.500.1002
- Object Type: Image
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