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Item 67535

Title: Book Cover, "Songs From The Woods Of Maine", by Julia H. May, 1894

Contributed by: Strong Historical Society

Date: 1894

Location: Farmington; Strong

Media: Ink on paper

Item 15955

Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Cambridge, ca. 1872

Contributed by: Longfellow National Historic Site

Date: circa 1872

Location: Cambridge

Media: albumen photograph, carte de visite

Item 15633

Title: Harry Hayman Cochrane, Monmouth, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Monmouth Museum

Date: circa 1905

Location: Monmouth

Media: matted studio photograph

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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.

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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.