Longfellow engraving, ca. 1863

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Longfellow engraving, ca. 1863

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An engraving of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, based on a painting by Alonso Chappel (1820-1887). The original painting was done about 1858.

Under the signature is printed, "Likeness from the latest Photograph from life."

Johnson Fry & Co. of New York did the engraving and published it in 1863.

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About This Item

  • Title: Longfellow engraving, ca. 1863
  • Creator: Johnson Fry & Co., New York
  • Creation Date: circa 1863
  • Subject Date: circa 1858
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: Engraving
  • Local Code: A85-443
  • Object Type: Image

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

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