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Statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

United States. Congress. House

Statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National monuments -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPedestal for statue of Henry W. Longfellow at Washington, D.C
    SeriesH.rp.2042
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16060159M

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born in Portland, Maine—then still part of Massachusetts—on Febru , the second son in a family of eight children. His mother, Zilpah Wadsworth, was the daughter of a Revolutionary War hero. It is amazing that Henry Wadsworth Longfellow could put so much into a 52 page poem. There is the love story, of course, and the themes of devotion and persistence, but there is also faith, forgiveness, the cruelties of war, injustice, extreme loss, strength of character, and reclamation. The descriptive quality of his poetry is mesmerizing/5.

    The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Volume 3; Birds of Passage, Flower-de-Luce, Book of Sonnets, Masque of Pandora and Other Poems, Keramos, Ultima Thule and in the Harbor. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow $ Get this from a library! Longfellow Statue Association acknowledgement of contribution, ca. [Longfellow Statue Association (Portland, Me.)] -- Acknowledgement that Addie A. Morgan had contributed to the fund of the Longfellow Statue Association. Includes portrait of Longfellow, facsimile signature, and excerpt of his poetry. Card is.

      Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW ( - ) Genre(s): Poetry Read by: Leonard Wilson in English Chapters: - 01 - Intro and Part the First, section 1 - 02 - .   Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, (born Febru , Portland, Massachusetts [now in Maine], U.S.—died Ma , Cambridge, Massachusetts), the most popular American poet in the 19th century, known for such works as The Song of Hiawatha () and “Paul Revere’s Ride” ().. Early life. Longfellow attended private schools and the Portland Academy.


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The Marine Corps band played and there were addresses on Longfellow’s life, his poetry, and his contribution as a citizen.

The statue was the first full-sized statue of Longfellow. The statue represents Longfellow with a book in hand, and is placed on a block of Bonacord granite brought from Sweden and carved in Scotland.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Exercises at the unveiling of the statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Longfellow Statue Association (Portland, Me.) | Open Library. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Febru – Ma ) was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy and was one of the Fireside Poets from New England.

Longfellow was born in Portland, Maine, which was then still part of mater: Bowdoin College. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Longfellow Statue Association (Portland, Me.); Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Collection (Bowdoin College Library) OCLC Number: Notes: Broadside.

Description: 1 sheet ([1] pages). Jacob Fjelde's sculpture Hiawatha and Minnehaha has stood in Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis since the early twentieth century.

A popular fixture of the park in the twenty-first century, its placement there was originally controversial. InHenry Wadsworth Longfellow published a book-length poem entitled The Song of Hiawatha. Jacob Fjelde’s sculpture Hiawatha and Minnehaha has stood in Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis since the early twentieth century.

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According to Longfellow. InHenry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote Evangeline as a tragic but fictional account of two lovers, Evangeline and Gabriel, who were separated on their wedding day during the expulsion of the Acadians from Acadie (present-day Nova Scotia, Canada).

() was born in Portland on Febru His father, Stephen Longfellow, was a lawyer and his mother, Zilpah Wadsworth was the daughter of General Peleg Wadsworth, a Portland Revolutionary War llow spent the majority of his boyhood in a handsome brick house on Congress Street which still stands today, now under the care of the Maine Historical Society.When asked to produce a portrait statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to be placed in Washington, D.C., Janet Scudder said, “I won't do it!

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