- Item 23765 - Sitting room, Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Portland, 1902
- Contributed by Maine Historical Society
- Item 23765
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This room in the Wadsworth-Longfellow house in Portland was used by the Wadsworth and Longfellow families as a parlor, sitting room, dining room, law office and china closet.Show Details
The poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, who grew up here, found it a quiet place to read, write and study.
The photo was taken after Anne Longfellow Pierce died and left the house to the Maine Historical Society.