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The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1890

Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1890

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Maine Historical Society

1890 - Wadsworth-Longfellow House

With the leaves off the trees, the house and yard are clearly visible.

Anne Longfellow Pierce, sister of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, lived in the house nearly her entire life.

When she died in 1901, the she gave the house to Maine Historical Society.


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