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George Washington Pierce (1805-1835) was married to Anne Longfellow, sister of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
A native of Baldwin, Pierce graduated from Bowdoin College in 1825, and studied law with Longfellow's father, Stephen. He and Anne Longfellow married in 1832. He died three years later.
About This Item
- Title: George Washington Pierce, ca. 1832
- Creation Date: circa 1832
- Subject Date: circa 1832
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 14 cm x 11 cm
- Local Code: A85-199
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Longfellow family
- Pierce, Anne Longfellow--Family
- Pierce, George W. (George Washington)--Silhouettes
- Pierce, George W. (George Washington)--Portraits
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