Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1840
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This is an engraving of a youthful Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. It is the frontispiece to Samuel Longfellow's The Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The engraving is made from a painting by Cephas Giovanni Thompson in 1840. The original painting is in the collections of Longfellow National Historic Park in Cambridge, Massachusetts.