Harriet Beecher Stowe Home - Brunswick ME
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 43° 54.787 W 069° 57.683
19T E 422809 N 4862672
Quick Description: Harriet Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) depicted life for African-Americans under slavery.
Location: Maine, United States
Date Posted: 1/25/2012 11:47:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMDKDB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
The Harriet Beecher Stowe House in Brunswick, Maine is where Uncle Tom's Cabin was written while Harriet and Calvin lived there while Calvin worked at Bowdoin College. Although local interest for its preservation as a museum has been strong in the past, it has long been an inn and German restaurant. It most recently changed ownership in 1999 for $865,000. Although, not greatly known for it, one of Harriet's major contributions for American History was helping President Lincoln to write the Emancipation Proclamation

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Short Description: A typical colonial home in Maine

Book Title: Uncle Tom's Cabin

First Year Published: 1852

Author's Name: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Name of Waymarked Item: Home of Harriet Beercher Stowe

Location of Item: 63 Federal St Brunswick ME

More Information: Not listed

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Link to more information about the book or waymarked item.: Not listed

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