Anne Longfellow Pierce, Portland, 1830

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Portrait of Anne Longfellow Pierce, (1810-1901) benefactress of the Maine Historical Society. She bequeathed the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and the property for the Research Library to the Maine Historical Society in her will. She was sister to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, the famous poet.

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