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An unidentified member of the Longfellow family made this drawing in about 1820.
Drawing from life and even making copies of prints published in a wide range of books and periodicals was part of the academic education of many young women during the early 19th century.
About This Item
- Title: Young girl, Portland, ca. 1820
- Creator: Longfellow
- Creation Date: circa 1820
- Subject Date: circa 1820
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Pencil on paper
- Local Code: A85-216
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
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