Anne Longfellow Pierce, Portland, ca. 1890

Contributed by NPS, Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site

Description

Anne Longfellow Pierce, sister of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, sits in the parlor of the Wadsworth-Longfellow House on Congress Street in Portland in about 1890.

Pierce, whose husband died after three years of marriage, lived in the house as a child and for the duration of her life after her husband's death in 1835.

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About This Item

  • Title: Anne Longfellow Pierce, Portland, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 9.02.026
  • Object Type: Image

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NPS, Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 876-4491
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