Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Mary King Longfellow as Nelly Custis, Cambridge, ca. 1879

Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site

Mary King Longfellow of Portland, daughter of Alexander Longfellow, dressed as Nelly Custis, granddaughter of Martha Washington.

Her cousin Alice Mary Longfellow (1850-1928), daughter of Henry W. Longfellow, probably took the photograph. The cousins frequently held costume parties.

Other Information


  • Title: Mary King Longfellow as Nelly Custis, Cambridge, ca. 1879
  • Creator: Longfellow, Alice Mary
  • Creation Date: circa 1876
  • Subject Date: circa 1876
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: Photograph
  • Local Code: Long 35791
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Longfellow National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 876-4491
http://www.nps.gov/long/

Print This Record

Share what you know about this item

... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.

We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.

*Required fields.