Annie Martin Snow casket, Bangor, 1889 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description Annie Martin Snow…
Hope Cemetery in Bangor in 1889. Annie Martin Snow (1855-1889) was the third of John and Clara Martin's six children to die.
… thing my parents noticed was the climate; snow, snow, snow, and more snow. They were used to hot, sunny weather, thunderstorms, and lots of rain.
Grade Level: 9-12
Content Area: English Language Arts, Social Studies
We explored Longfellow's ability to express universality of human emotions/experiences while also looking at the patterns he articulated in history that are applicable well beyond his era. We attempted to link a number of Longfellow's poems with different eras in U.S. History and accompanying literature, so that the poems complemented the various units. With each poem, we want to explore the question: What is American identity?