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Item 4120

Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1840

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1840

Media: paper

Item 141

Title: Edna St. Vincent Millay, ca. 1940

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1940

Media: Black and white photograph

Item 15566

Title: H. W. Longfellow of Cambridge, 1841

Contributed by: Bowdoin College Library

Date: 1841-12-07

Location: Cambridge

Media: Ink on paper

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ca. 1843

Picturing Henry

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's popularity in the 19th century is reflected by the number of images of him -- in a variety of media -- that were produced and reproduced, some to go with published works of his, but many to be sold to the public on cards and postcards.

Exhibit

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ca. 1829

Longfellow: The Man Who Invented America

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a man and a poet of New England conscience. He was influenced by his ancestry and his Portland boyhood home and experience.

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Anne Longfellow drawing, ca. 1818

Drawing Together: Art of the Longfellows

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is best know as a poet, but he also was accomplished in drawing and music. He shared his love of drawing with most of his siblings. They all shared the frequent activity of drawing and painting with their children. The extended family included many professional as well as amateur artists, and several architects.

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Longfellow National Historic Site, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Longfellow National Historic Site

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Site

Porter covered bridge postcard, ca. 1945

Parsonsfield-Porter Historical Society

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Site

Harvesting grain, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

Skowhegan Community History

The history of a town bordered by the Kennebec and Sandy Rivers as depicted by students from Skowhegan Area Middle School working in close proximity with members of the Skowhegan Historical Society. Exhibits include the Skowhegan Island, farming, log drives, Benedict Arnold’s March, early settlement, Bloomfield Academy, Lakewood Theater, and the Abenakis.