March 07, 2017
The pencil with which Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote the initial draft of "Evangeline".
February 03, 2017
A bronze statuette of a greyhound by French sculptor Pierre-Jules Mêne, given as a New Years gift to Fanny Longfellow by her husband Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
January 03, 2017
A mid-19th century cart toy with moving parts that belonged to Ernest Longfellow.
December 07, 2016
A shotgun, made by the Durs Egg Company, which belonged to Charles Appleton Longfellow.
October 06, 2016
A stereograph card of the Mettray Penal Colony in France, collected by Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, Jr.
August 29, 2016
A marble bust of Augustus, once owned by Charles Sumner.
August 01, 2016
A painting of Thomas Gold Appleton's yacht Alice crossing the Atlantic in 1866.
July 06, 2016
A 1920s sprinkler used on Alice Longfellow's lawns and gardens.
June 01, 2016
An 1860 watercolor sketch of a lilac bush, done by Edith Longfellow.
May 02, 2016
A "Frozen Charlotte" figurine found on the Longfellow property during an archaeological dig.
March 01, 2016
A bronze figural cigar holder given to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow as a gift.
February 04, 2016
An hourglass containing sand from the Sahara Desert.
January 08, 2016
A Civil War cavalry saber that belonged to Charles Appleton Longfellow.
November 13, 2015
A mid-19th century planchette.
October 01, 2015
A pair of tea cups once owned by Andrew Craigie.
September 01, 2015
Ernest Longfellow's first oil painting.
August 05, 2015
A trio of dried seahorses.
June 29, 2015
A clay tablet impressed with cuneiform script.
June 02, 2015
A child-sized Gothic Revival chair.
May 05, 2015
A seal in the shape of a fasces, from Alice Longfellow's study.
March 31, 2015
A mid-19th century toy tumbling doll.
March 03, 2015
A "Storm King" barometer from the Longfellow House.
January 30, 2015
A Portland Cutter sleigh, manufactured by the Kimball Bros. firm, that belonged to the Longfellow family.
December 22, 2014
A letter to Santa Claus, written by Ernest W. Longfellow, ca 1850.
December 01, 2014
A pair of miniature moccasins sent to Henry W. Longfellow by missionary Mary Collins in 1882.
October 29, 2014
A hand colored lithograph from French caricaturist J.J. Grandville's 1829 work Les Métamorphoses du Jour.
September 30, 2014
A brass fire starter and fuel pot made by the Cape Cod Shop.
August 27, 2014
A Chinese bronze jar acquired by Charles A. Longfellow during a trip to China.
August 05, 2014
A mirror given by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to his wife Frances on their fourth wedding anniversary in 1847.
June 30, 2014
A brass door knocker in the shape of a Hircocervus, or "Trusty Servant".
May 30, 2014
A stationery box in the shape of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's Cambridge home.
April 28, 2014
Privately issued currency from the Central Mining Company of Michigan.
March 31, 2014
A mourning ribbon from Senator Charles Sumner's funeral, worn by Henry W. Longfellow.
February 28, 2014
A commemorative Civil War medal belonging to Nathan Appleton, Jr.
February 03, 2014
A parian jar given to Henry W. Longfellow by British literary critic S.C. Hall.
November 27, 2013
A Native American red stone pipe given to Henry W. Longfellow.
November 01, 2013
A silver letter opener owned by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
August 30, 2013
A Longfellow family pocket watch.
August 02, 2013
An eighteenth century mandolin made in Naples, Italy by lutier Donatus Filano.
July 02, 2013
Charles Appleton Longfellow's sterling silver christening cup.
June 03, 2013
An agate tazza owned by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
May 01, 2013
A pen made of gold, iron, wood and semiprecious stones given to Longfellow in 1879.
December 01, 2012
A ceremonial Polynesian paddle.
October 01, 2012
A red glass gemel bottle.
November 01, 2012
An iridescent beetle from Southeast Asia.
January 01, 2013
Book of letters from supporters of the English Longfellow Memorial Association.
February 01, 2013
A hollow ring from the first half of the nineteenth century.
March 01, 2013
Arts and Crafts style ceramic tile.