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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1807-1882
Literary File, Photography Collection

55 items (1 box)

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None


Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Literary File consists of 55 photographs, the bulk of which are from his final tour of Europe, 1868-1869. Also included are portraits of Longfellow as an older man. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Longfellow, H. W., unless otherwise indicated.


Item List

Container Accession / P No.      Description
*P1, P5-P6 Portraits of Longfellow as an older man, two of which are cartes-de-visite (P1, P6).
* 957:0075:0001-0002Carte-de-visite portraits of unidentified women, from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
*957:0075:0003 Carte-de-visite portrait of an unidentified boy, from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
* 957:0075:0004-0005Carte-de-visite portraits of unidentified older men, from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
*957:0075:0006 Carte-de-visite portrait of an unidentified boy (same boy as in 957:0075:0003), from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
*957:0075:0007 Carte-de-visite portrait of an unidentified young man, from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
* 957:0075:0008Carte-de-visite portrait of an unidentified woman (same woman as in 957:0075:0002?), from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
* 957:0075:0009-0051Carte-de-visite views of various places in Switzerland, Italy, France, Germany, and England, from Longfellow's final tour of Europe, 1868-1869.
PH:LF:OV Box, Large P4Portrait of Longfellow (mounted albumen print) with his signature, 18 July 1877.


Index of Photographers

Amarante, Pascal--957:0075:0010, 0029, 0048
Beghi, Filippo--957:0075:0038
Braun, Adolphe, 1811-1877--957:0075:0009, 0011, 0016, 0031, 0043, 0047
Carlyle, fl. ca. 1860s--957:0075:0020
Degoix, C.--957:0075:0012, 0042
Derivière, A.--957:0075:0035, 0049
E. Linde & Co.--957:0075:0050
Fratelli Alinari--957:0075:0017
Gutekunst, Frederick, 1831-1917--P4
Hughes, Jabez, 1819-1884--957:0075:0004
Lenthall, H. (Henry)--957:0075:0001-0002, 0007
Minshull & Hughes--957:0075:0026
Pach, G. W. (Gustavus W.), 1845-1904--P1
Ross & Thomson--957:0075:0005
Salagé, L.--957:0075:0018
Schmidt, Ferdinand, 1840-1909--957:0075:0015, 0028, 0036
Shaw, J. J. (James Jesse)--957:0075:0003, 0006
Warren's Portraits--P6


Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 19 June 2007)

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