Nathaniel Hawthorne, London, 1860

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Nathaniel Hawthorne, London, 1860

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Author Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) was a member of the "famous" Bowdoin College class of 1824, along with poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, among others.

For a short time, Hawthorne's family had a home in Raymond. This image was originally taken shortly after a bout with malaria in Italy. It was engraved from the original photograph by Schroff.

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  • Title: Nathaniel Hawthorne, London, 1860
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Town: London
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--Hawthorne
  • Object Type: Image

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(207) 774-1822 x230

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