Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Monument

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Title

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Monument

Description

Granite pedestal with a bronze statue of Longfellow as an older man. He is seated in a chair facing down Congress Street toward his home. The pedestal has the name "Longfellow" carved into two sides, surrounded by a wreath of leaves, and a box with a garland of leaves at the bottom.

Format

Coverage

Date Created

1888

Medium

Bronze
Granite

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

February 27, 1807 – March 24, 1882

Historical Marker Item Type Metadata

Inscription

Longfellow

Files

DSC_1198.JPG
Longfellow Statue.JPG

Citation

Franklin Simmons (Sculptor), “Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Monument,” Portland’s Historical Markers, accessed February 23, 2018, http://markers.portlandculturalhistory.org/items/show/41.

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