Henry Wadsworth Longfellow portrait, ca. 1880

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow portrait, ca. 1880

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Portraits of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, a native of Portland who lived most of his adult years in Cambridge, Massachusetts, hung in many locations throughout Portland and commemorate his connection to the city.

This photographic portrait by Charles B. Conant hung in the Portland library at the Baxter Building for many years.

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About This Item

  • Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow portrait, ca. 1880
  • Creator: Conant, Charles B.
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Town: Cambridge, Portland
  • County: Cumberland, Middlesex
  • State: MA, ME
  • Media: Crayon portrait
  • Local Code: 2011.278
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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