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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

… Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, brother of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, probably made this photograph in 1885.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

Anne Longfellow Pierce, sister of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, lived in the house nearly her entire life.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - People of the Wadsworth-Longfellow House

… wanted the house to be a memorial to the popular poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, who had died in 1882.

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Longfellow National Historic Site

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Historic Hallowell - Important Buildings and Institutions

… Free Library In 1909, Emma Huntington Nason, poet, author and composer wrote in Old Hallowell on the Kennebec: A stranger visiting Hallowell…

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Historic Hallowell - A Chosen Place

He was Baron Wormser, Poet Laureate of the state of Maine, and he recorded his impressions in a piece written for the December 2004 issue of Down…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - People

… Chase Allen 1832-1911 Author, journalist and poet Carolyn Stone 1876-1965 UMF graduate and first physical training instructor at the school…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 4 of 4

Rumford In summary, Rumford poet, Thomas Fallon’s poem “Pennacook Falls”, tells the story of our great Androscoggin, without which there would be…

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Parsonsfield-Porter Historical Society

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Byron

… 1833 and was renamed Byron after the well known poet Lord Byron, who had just come from England to visit America. Mendearth Mine, Byron, ca.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Groups, Clubs & Organizations - Page 3 of 3

… who had been inspired by a play by the Irish poet John Banim about the legend of Damon and Pythias.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth Era: 1786-1807

The poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was named in his memory. Alexander Scammell Wadsworth (1790–1851) was the ninth child of Peleg and Elizabeth…