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Dom Pedro II, C. 1865-1875 - Public domain portrait print

Dom Pedro II, C. 1865-1875 - Public domain portrait print

Albumen print of Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "The Emperor of Brazil." in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Archives Number ( 3007 ... More

Longfellow House Garden, taken from north side, looking to north ell, 1890

Longfellow House Garden, taken from north side, looking to north ell, ...

Longfellow House Garden beds and north ell, taken from north side of garden. C1890. Inscribed in ink, in cursive, upper right verso, "Garden./Craigie House." Inscribed in pencil, in cursive, upper right verso ... More

Longfellow Garden in Fall - Victorian era public domain image

Longfellow Garden in Fall - Victorian era public domain image

The colors in the garden change all through the year.

Souvenir from Grand Pre - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Souvenir from Grand Pre - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

A small rectangular wooden fragment from an Acadian Barn. A white paper label attached to one side inscribed in black ink in Henry Longfellow's hand: "From an old Acadian barn in Grand Pre, now Horton. The hole... More

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20848

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20848

LONG 20848, Nuremberg Chronicle leaf Public domain photograph related to Boston, Massachusetts history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Stereograph of Longfellow House's south facade, 1859-1863

Stereograph of Longfellow House's south facade, 1859-1863

Stereograph of south facade of Longfellow House taken from Brattle Street. Visible is gas light on street edge of sidewalk located to viewer's right of gate. Also visible are Two granite posts, located in gutte... More

Six-Fold Screen with Landscape, c. 1870

Six-Fold Screen with Landscape, c. 1870

Six-fold screen with landscape and bamboo blinds over rectangular "window" cut out of center of each screen. Design is birds and leaves painted in highliy detailed and decorative manner on gold leaf.

Santa Fe - National Parks Gallery

Santa Fe - National Parks Gallery

Landscape of Santa Fe with low adobe buildings, with white mountain range in background. In Mary King Longfellow's sketchbook with charcoal and watercolor drawings of Western and Southwestern United States and... More

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Maori Chief, New Zealand, 1891 - Public domain portrait print

Maori Chief, New Zealand, 1891 - Public domain portrait print

Maori chief, Te Heu Heu, poses for head and shoulders portrait. Photograph collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow during his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "Te-Heu-Heu - Maor... More

South facade of Longfellow House in winter taken from Brattle Street,  1904

South facade of Longfellow House in winter taken from Brattle Street, ...

Possible later copy of Longfellow House print made from glass plate negative by T. E. Marr & Son [1929-1941]. Evidence of arbor along east boundary of garden. C1904-1924. Could have been photographed January 19... More

South facade of Longfellow House in winter taken from outside fence, 1904

South facade of Longfellow House in winter taken from outside fence, 1...

Glass plate negative of south facade of Longfellow House in winter, taken from outside fence. Date: January 1904 from related images.

South facade of Longfellow House taken from Brattle Street showing hurricane damage, 1938

South facade of Longfellow House taken from Brattle Street showing hur...

South facade of Longfellow House with unidentified man surveying 1938 hurricane damage to roof balustrade and fallen elm tree west of gate. Also shows sign on gate post and flag pole from second floor window.

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20841 verso

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20841 verso

LONG 20841 verso, Nuremberg Chronicle leaf

Front Facade, National Parks gallery

Front Facade, National Parks gallery

Early fall view of the front elevation of Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters NHS

Henry Longfellow by Samuel Laurence, 1854

Henry Longfellow by Samuel Laurence, 1854

Portrait in chalk on cream wove paper. The portrait was made at the request of George Routledge, a London publisher, who had the drawing engraved for one of his books. Routledge sent the English artist Samuel L... More

Alice Crossing the Atlantic by J.E.C. Petersen, 1866

Alice Crossing the Atlantic by J.E.C. Petersen, 1866

Seascape showing the yacht "Alice" in full sail on open waters at left center. Another yacht is behind and to the right. Clouded sky. Oil on canvas in rectangular gilt frame.

Longfellow Family in Venice, 1869

Longfellow Family in Venice, 1869

Family group who traveled through Europe 1868-69. L to R: (top row standing) Rev. Samuel Longfellow, Alice Mary Longfellow, Thomas Gold Appleton, Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow, Harriet Spelman Longfellow; (botto... More

Beach at Manchester by Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow, c. 1870

Beach at Manchester by Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow, c. 1870

Ernest Longfellow painted the beach at Manchester where he summered many times.

"Yedo Carpenter" Happi, c. 1871

"Yedo Carpenter" Happi, c. 1871

Dark blue cotton Japanese workman's jacket (happi) with large grey geometric design applied using rice paste resist method to lower half of robe. Design on back incorporates curvilinear letters C, A, Y, and L -... More

Laerdal at the Sognefjord, 1884

Laerdal at the Sognefjord, 1884

Watercolor of a fjord in Norway, showing the municipality of Laerdal at the Sognefjord (Fjord). Inscribed in pencil, lower right corner: "Xahy Laerdalsohen 1884 [?]"

Charles Longfellow's Tatooed Front, c. 1885

Charles Longfellow's Tatooed Front, c. 1885

Charles Longfellow stands against a painted backdrop displaying the tattoos on his chest and arms. On his chest and abdomen is an image of the Buddhist diety Kannon sitting in the mouth of a dragon. The artist'... More

View From Window, Portland, Maine, 1887

View From Window, Portland, Maine, 1887

View From Window, Portland, Maine, 1887

Tate House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Tate House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Tate House, Portland, Maine, 1887 Public domain photograph by National Parks Administration, nature conservation, tourism, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

White Woman Posed with Trinidadian Children

White Woman Posed with Trinidadian Children

White woman posed with Trinidadian children in front of a home. Photograph taken in approximately 1875, collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow.Archives Number (1008-2-2-2-114)Courtesy of Longfellow House-Was... More

Maori elder. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain portrait print

Maori elder. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain portrait print

An elderly Maori sits on her heels smoking a pipe in front of the doorway to a wooden house. She has short white hair and a faint tattoo around the mouth. She wears a European-style dress with a plaid wool blan... More

Maori girl. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain scan of print

Maori girl. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain scan of print

A Maori girl, "Mairie", reclines on a plaid blanket within an elaborately carved interior. She has long hair and no tattoos around her mouth. She wears a stiff cloak, decorated with dangling cords, wrapped arou... More

Alice M. Longfellow Ambulance Sign, 1915-1917

Alice M. Longfellow Ambulance Sign, 1915-1917

Rectangular metal plaque painted black with white bar, hand-lettered "Alice M. LONGFELLOW". This was the identifying plaque attached to a ambulance No. 88, funded by Alice Longfellow in World War I.

South facade Longfellow House taken from inside lower terrace, 1940

South facade Longfellow House taken from inside lower terrace, 1940

Black and white photograph of Longfellow House showing east (no glass) and west piazzas. Date and Notes: C1940 - 1957 Similar to HABS (Historic American Buildings Survey) photograph fig. 54, page 81 Cultural La... More

Forward Into Light at Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters NHS

Forward Into Light at Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters NHS

Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters NHS illuminated in gold and purple as part of the "Forward Into Light" initiative, celebrating the centennial of the 19th amendment on August 26, 2020.

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20845 verso

Nuremberg Chronicle - LONG 20845 verso

LONG 20845 verso, Nuremberg Chronicle leaf

Lottery Ticket, 1768 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Lottery Ticket, 1768 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

LONG 7256. Printed lottery ticket for the Mountain Road Lottery, bearing autograph of George Washington. 1768. The ticket was found stored in envelope addressed to "Professor Longfellow, Cambridge".

Bust of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Brackett, 1844

Bust of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Brackett, 1844

Painted plaster bust of Longfellow by Edward Augustus Brackett. Longfellow did not think this bust a good likeness. 1844 cast after eary 1843 original.

Bust of Jupiter, c. 1846 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Bust of Jupiter, c. 1846 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Heroic bust of Jupiter of Otricoli. Plaster copy by P. P. Caproni Co. after a marble original in the Vatican Museum.

Henry Longfellow by Francis Alexander, 1852

Henry Longfellow by Francis Alexander, 1852

Colored chalk portrait on tan wove paper. Public domain photograph of 19th century drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Karl Keck, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait

Karl Keck, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait

Albumen print of Karl Keck. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "Karl Keck Translator of "The Golden Legend"" in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Archives Number ( 3007 1... More

Elihu Burritt, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

Elihu Burritt, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

Albumen print of Elihu Burritt,activist, and acquaintance of the Longfellows. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "Elihu Burrit." in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Arch... More

Sir Tommaso Salvini, C. 1865-1868

Sir Tommaso Salvini, C. 1865-1868

Albumen print of Tommaso Salvini, Salvini was an Italian actor. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "Sir Tommaso Salvini" in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Archives Num... More

Admiral Inglefield, C. 1865-1868

Admiral Inglefield, C. 1865-1868

Albumen print of Admiral Inglefeild. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "Admiral Inglefield" in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Archives Number ( 3007 1 1 2 21)Courtesy... More

Travelling Trunk, c. 1868 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Travelling Trunk, c. 1868 - Public Domain image, National Parks Galler...

Rectangular canvas-covered wood trunk painted black with metal edges and camel-back lid with metal, wood planks. Metal latches and key holes on front, handles on right and left sides.

View of south east exposure of Longfellow House, 1870-1888

View of south east exposure of Longfellow House, 1870-1888

View of Longfellow House's South East exposure in summer. Doorway has striped awning extended over doorway. The door-knocker, bell pull appears to be dark colored material [1844-1888].Date and Notes: C1870-1888... More

Front Facade of Longfellow House, c. 1882

Front Facade of Longfellow House, c. 1882

Photographers captured the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House in the nineteenth century because of its association both with Henry Longfellow and George Washington. This circa 1882 image is attributed to Mrs. J.... More

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Cyanotype of Ingraham House, Portland, Maine, 1887

Ship Euphema at Dock, Portland, Maine, 1887

Ship Euphema at Dock, Portland, Maine, 1887

Ship Euphema at Dock, Portland, Maine, 1887 Public domain photograph of a ship, sailing ship, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Study in Longfellow House, 1900-1908

Study in Longfellow House, 1900-1908

Study in Longfellow House, view to southeast corner. C1900-1908. Photographer's imprint "N.L. Stebbins Photo./ West Roxbury, Mass." On verso in black marker "Longfellow's Study".

Fence and corner of south facade of Longfellow House taken from Brattle Street showing hurricane damage, 1938

Fence and corner of south facade of Longfellow House taken from Brattl...

South facade of Longfellow House with unidentified woman surveying 1938 hurricane damage to roof balustrade and fallen elm tree west of gate. Also shows sign on gate post and flag pole from second floor window.

Painted Fan: Rape of Europa, attributed to Francesco Albani, c. 1600-1650

Painted Fan: Rape of Europa, attributed to Francesco Albani, c. 1600-1...

Henry Longfellow purchased this fan in Rome in January 1869. The fan features a scene from Greek mythology, and is attributed to the Italian Baroque painter Francesco Albani.

People of Kulu Valley, India. - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

People of Kulu Valley, India. - Public Domain image, National Parks Ga...

Five men prepare to cross a river on inflated animal skins. Trees and hillside in background. "Crossing the Bias on Mussucks" beneath image in ink in block letters by Charles Longfellow. "85" near upper right c... More

Old Man of the Mountain by Fanny Appleton, 1833

Old Man of the Mountain by Fanny Appleton, 1833

Landscape of mountain with apparent profile of an old man on its cliff side. Inscribed "The old man of the mountain. July 17th 1833"

Camille Corot - Landscape by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, c. 1860-1870

Camille Corot - Landscape by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, c. 1860-1870

Thomas Gold Appleton collected this early impressionist, oil on board painting. On his death in 1884, he willed it to his niece Alice Longfellow. It hangs above the front stairs on the second floor of the Long... More

Mejboom, C. 1865-1875 - Public domain portrait print

Mejboom, C. 1865-1875 - Public domain portrait print

Albumen print of Mejboom, translator of Hiawatha into Dutch. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "Mejboom Translator od Hia-watha into Dutch." in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's han... More

Maori girls. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain portrait painting

Maori girls. Portrait, 1891. - Public domain portrait painting

Two Maori girl pose in front of an elaborately carved interior wall. Both have long hair and no tattoos around the mouth. One stands, holding a carved wooden paddle. She wears a stiff cloak, decorated with dang... More

Fern Tree, New Zealand - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Fern Tree, New Zealand - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Photograph collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow during his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "Fern Tree - New Zealand." Archives Number: 1008-2-1-2-9-17

White Terrace, New Zealand, 1891

White Terrace, New Zealand, 1891

View of White Terrace area of Rotomahana crater. Step-like geological formation appears white. European man (?) in Maori attire in foreground. Mountains in background. Photograph collected by Charles Appleton L... More

Wellington, New Zealand, 1891 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Wellington, New Zealand, 1891 - Public Domain image, National Parks Ga...

Photograph collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow during his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "Wellington - New Zealand." Archives Number: 1008-2-1-2-9-28

View of Longfellow House's north ell taken from east side of garden, Before 1900

View of Longfellow House's north ell taken from east side of garden, B...

North ell, and trellis of Longfellow House in winter taken from the east side of the garden. Trellis is visible and end of east piazza is enclosed. There is no second-floor verandah. C1900. Before 1904 garden r... More

Blue Room in Longfellow House, 1917

Blue Room in Longfellow House, 1917

Blue Room in Longfellow House, view of north wall and northwest corner. White lettering printed from negative lower right recto "©1917/ Frank Cousins". Photographer's stamp on bottom verso. In pencil on verso "... More

Longfellow Memorial- free images of flowers

Longfellow Memorial- free images of flowers

Flowers bloom in the sunken garden around the Longfellow Memorial.

Red Pipestone Pipe Head - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Red Pipestone Pipe Head - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Tobacco pipe head in the form of a hatchet, carved from red pipestone taken near the Great Pipestone Quarry in Minnesota. Accompanied by a letter presenting the pipe to Henry Longfellow from Galisha A Grow, da... More

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 46

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 46

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 46

Thomas Brewer, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Thomas Brewer, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Galle...

Public domain photograph related to Henry Longfellow, American poet, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Cardinal Walking by the Fountain in the Borghese Gardens by Achille Guerra, 1868

Cardinal Walking by the Fountain in the Borghese Gardens by Achille Gu...

Henry Longfellow probably acquired this painting during his trip to Rome in late 1868 to early 1869. It hangs above the dining room fireplace.

People Studies - National Parks Gallery

People Studies - National Parks Gallery

A woman reclines on billows reading a newspaper or broadside. In Mary King Longfellow's sketchbook with charcoal and watercolor drawings of Western and Southwestern United States and Mexico in 1885.

Portrait of Maori Woman with Baby. 1891.

Portrait of Maori Woman with Baby. 1891.

A Maori woman, Rangi Tahi, and child pose against a plain background. She has short hair and facial tattoos around her mouth. She wears a stiff cloak, decorated with dangling cords, around her shoulders. Head a... More

Maori Girl. 1891. - National Parks Gallery

Maori Girl. 1891. - National Parks Gallery

A Maori girl, Titia Wikum (?), poses against a plain background. She has shoulder length hair decorated with feathers and ribbons and facial tattoos around her mouth. She wears a stiff cloak, decorated with dan... More

Maori Woman and Child, New Zealand, 1891

Maori Woman and Child, New Zealand, 1891

A Maori woman, Wirua, and child pose against a plain background. Photograph collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow during his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "Maori Woman & ch... More

The Hermitage, New Zealand, 1891

The Hermitage, New Zealand, 1891

Photograph collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow during his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "The Hermitage New Zealand". Archives Number: 1008-2-1-2-9-19

Longfellow House and garden viewed from the northeast, 1905

Longfellow House and garden viewed from the northeast, 1905

Northeast facade of Longfellow House with billiard room at right. Flower bed in foreground. C1905 as given in inscription. According to Cultural Landscape Report, billiard room removed in 1905.

Gold Ring Room in Longfellow House

Gold Ring Room in Longfellow House

Gold Ring room in Longfellow House, view of south wall. Inscribed on lower verso in pencil "Craigie-Longfellow house/ Cambridge, Mass./Fireplace side of Family Chamber." Also in pencil on verso is "3310". Photo... More

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Public domain portrait print

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Public domain portrait print

Small, full-length plaster statue of Goethe in greatcoat. This statuette was likely collected by Henry Longfellow while studying in Europe and stood on the shelf of his writing desk in his Cambridge study.

Fanny Longfellow by Rowse, 1859

Fanny Longfellow by Rowse, 1859

Chalk portrait of Fanny Longfellow on gray paper in rectangular gilt frame. She has dark hair and eyes and wears a black lace scarf at the back of her head. This portrait belonged to her brother, Thomas Gold A... More

W. H. Harrison, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

W. H. Harrison, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

Albumen print of W. H. Harrison. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "W.H. Harrison English Spiritualist" in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.Archives Number ( 3007 1 1 2... More

Garden. Calcutta, India. - National Parks Gallery

Garden. Calcutta, India. - National Parks Gallery

View of large garden with stone bridge over stream and pagoda-like pavilion in background. Two Indian men in foreground. Collected by Charles Longfellow in 1869.

Bust of Ceasar Augustus - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Bust of Ceasar Augustus - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Marble copy of the Antonia Canova bust of Ceasar in the Vatican Museum. This bust originally belonged to Charles Sumner, who willed it to Longfellow upon his death in 1874.

Sail Boats, Maine, 1887 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Sail Boats, Maine, 1887 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Sail Boats, Maine, 1887 Public domain photograph by National Parks Administration, nature conservation, tourism, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

East and south facades of Longfellow House, 1887

East and south facades of Longfellow House, 1887

Possible copy from glass plate negative of Longfellow House showing southern end of east piazza, profile of south facade with storm porch visible, and two houses to immediate west (113 and 115 Brattle Street). ... More

Dunedin, New Zealand, 1891 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Dunedin, New Zealand, 1891 - Public Domain image, National Parks Galle...

From Burton Brothers album collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow on his trip to New Zealand in 1891. Inscription below photograph reads, "Dunedin - north New Zealand." Archives Number: 1008-2-1-2-9-33

Maori woman weaving. 1891. - Public domain scan / print

Maori woman weaving. 1891. - Public domain scan / print

A Maori woman sits near the entrance to a Maori house made of reeds. She has short hair and faint tattoos around her mouth. She wears a European dress. In front of her are two sticks and a piece of woven flax w... More

Rear Staircase and Cellar Door in Longfellow House, 1902

Rear Staircase and Cellar Door in Longfellow House, 1902

Photograph of first floor rear staircase and carpeting in Longfellow House, showing cellar door. Inscribed in pencil, in cursive, top verso, "Rear Staircase and cellar/door - Craigie House." Stamped upper vers... More

Library in Longfellow House, 1917

Library in Longfellow House, 1917

Library in Longfellow House, view south. Frank Cousins, C1917. Historic Furnishings Report, p.399. On verso in pencil "Craigie-Longfellow house,/ Cambridge, Mass./ Side of library showing columns/ looking towar... More

South facade of Longfellow House from inside gate, 1920

South facade of Longfellow House from inside gate, 1920

Longfellow House. Terrace balustrade with vines in foreground. Facade with vines flanking doorway. Piazzas are not enclosed. C1920-C1930 based on similarity to dated 1920, 1925 images. Gift of Agnes Swift 9 Dec... More

Front Facade, 2007 - National Parks Gallery

Front Facade, 2007 - National Parks Gallery

Exterior of house from front lawn Public domain photograph of a house, residential property, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Parrot-handled Knife - National Parks Gallery

Parrot-handled Knife - National Parks Gallery

Sterling silver knife with wide curved blade and bird's head handle. Bird has a ball in its beak, yellow glass eyes, and collar with five small dangling balls. Blade engraved with stylized leaves and flowers.

Jean Ingelow, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Jean Ingelow, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Galler...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Richard Keene, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

Richard Keene, C. 1865-1868 - Public domain portrait print

Albumen print of Richard Keene, a banker and philanthropist. From the Longfellows' Carte de Visite Album. Writing on back reads, "R. Keene Photographer. Derby. Eng." in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's handwriting.... More

William P. Fay, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

William P. Fay, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gall...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Longfellow House Study, 1888-1890

Longfellow House Study, 1888-1890

Study in Longfellow House, view to northeast corner. Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow near center. C1888-C1890. Inscription in pencil on verso reads "Study at Craigie Ho." Labe... More

Bay St, Nassau Bahamas - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Bay St, Nassau Bahamas - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Two boys pose at the the edge of a road beneath several coconut palms. Two-story wooden house in background. C. 1890, collected by Charles Appleton Longfellow.Archives Number (1008-2-2-2-116)Courtesy of Longfe... More

Destroyed Village, New Zealand, 1891

Destroyed Village, New Zealand, 1891

Site of destroyed village of Moura (probably destroyed by the June 1886 eruption of Mt. Tarawera). Inscription reads, "The site of the destroyed village of Moura, Tarawera New Zealand." Archives Number: 1008-2-1-2-9-45

Maori Girl. 1891. - National Parks Gallery

Maori Girl. 1891. - National Parks Gallery

A Maori girl, Horonyairu, poses against a plain background. She has short hair decorated with feathers and facial tattoos around her mouth. She wears a stiff cloak, decorated with dangling cords, around her sho... More

Library in Longfellow House, 1871

Library in Longfellow House, 1871

Library in Longfellow House, view to southwest. Dated in pencil on back as 1875. Historic Furnishings Report, p. 374 dates image to C1871.

Louis Vuitton Trunk - National Parks Gallery

Louis Vuitton Trunk - National Parks Gallery

Flat-lidded wooden trunk with waterproof lacquered canvas exterior. Based on its design details this trunk probably dates to the early twentieth century, sometime before 1914. Shipping labels pasted to the trun... More

Blue Morpho Butterfly - National Parks Gallery

Blue Morpho Butterfly - National Parks Gallery

Large blue irridescent butterfly, mounted in black wooden shadow box with gold, decorative band edging and glass covering. Label on back: "Butterfly from Muzo. - where are the Emerald mines - a few 'leagues fro... More

Goban Game Board - National Parks Gallery

Goban Game Board - National Parks Gallery

A lacquered gameboard, known as a goban, used for the Japanese game igo. Two sides have a gold botan karakusa design painted on the surface.

Stone Fragments from the Baths of Carcalla, Rome

Stone Fragments from the Baths of Carcalla, Rome

Three stone fragments from the baths of Caracalla in Rome, kept in a rectangular peach-colored cardboard box originally used to hold candy with printed advertisement for "fili giacosa / confettieri cioccolatier... More

Bust of Frances Appleton by Bartolini, 1836

Bust of Frances Appleton by Bartolini, 1836

Marble bust of Fanny Appleton with corkscrew curls and classical draping. Appleton sat for sculptor Lorenzo Bartolini in Florence, Italy, from 24 May to 2 June 1836.

Castle of Vaucluse. Feb 1st - Public domain scan / drawing

Castle of Vaucluse. Feb 1st - Public domain scan / drawing

Fanny Appleton filled her sketchbook with pencil and watercolor drawings of landscapes of Europe seen on her Grand Tour, 1835-1837.

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 51

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 51

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 51

Xavier Marmier, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Xavier Marmier, C.1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gall...

Public domain reproduction of illuminated book page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

G.S. Trebutien, C. 1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

G.S. Trebutien, C. 1865-1875 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gal...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

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