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Our Great Authors. Sitters: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 – 24 Mar 1882; Henry Theodore Tuckerman, 1813 – 1871; Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 – 7 Oct 1894; William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 – 11 Jun 1870; Fitz-Greene Halleck, 8 Jul 1790 – 19 Nov 1867; Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 – 19 May 1864; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 – 24 Mar 1882; William Hickling Prescott, 4 May 1796 – 28 Jan 1859; Nathaniel Parker Willis, 20 Jan 1806 – 20 Jan 1867; Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 – 28 Nov 1859; James Kirke Paulding, 22 Aug 1778 – 6 Apr 1860; Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 – 27 Apr 1882; William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 – 12 Jun 1878; John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 – 18 Aug 1870; James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 – 14 Sep 1851; George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 – 17 Jan 1891. Date: 1860s. Record ID: npg_NPG.78.23.

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