Ernest Longfellow, Cambridge, 1853

Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site


Henry Wadsworth Longfellow sketched his son, Erny (Ernest) reading in 1853.

Erny was seven when his father captured his likeness.

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About This Item

  • Title: Ernest Longfellow, Cambridge, 1853
  • Creator: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
  • Creation Date: 1853-02-01
  • Subject Date: 1853-02-01
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: Colored pencil on paper
  • Local Code: Long 19282
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Longfellow National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 876-4491

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