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My Lost Youth: Longfellow's Portland, Then and Now

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Observatory View II, 2004

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Observatory View II, 2004 / Maine Historical Society

Notice the black pilings at the water's edge on the lower right of this contemporary photo. While the city has transformed dramatically, such a view would have been familiar to the young Longfellow.

 

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