Longfellow birthplace paperweight, ca. 1930

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Paperweight with picture of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's birthplace.

Longfellow was born in this house in 1807 while his parents were spending the winter living with his paternal aunt, Abigail Longfellow Stephenson.

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  • Title: Longfellow birthplace paperweight, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Glass and paper
  • Dimensions: 2 cm x 10 cm x 7 cm
  • Local Code: A89.6.29
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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

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