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Literary SitesAnd To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street - Springfield, MA

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Mulberry Street is in Dr. Seuss's boyhood hometown of Springfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/29/2011

last visited: never

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Literary SitesDr. Seuss Memorial - Springfield, MA

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See Dr. Seuss and some of his best-known characters in bronze.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Literary SitesEdward Bellamy House - Chicopee Falls, MA

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The Edward Bellamy House was the home to the American novelist whose most famous work Looking Backwards expressed a Utopian vision for America.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/28/2013

last visited: 12/28/2014

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Literary SitesThornton W. Burgess House - Hampden, MA

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The home of Thornton W. Burgess, author of children's stories, is located at 789 Main Street in Hampden, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/13/2014

last visited: never

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Literary SitesEmily Dickinson Homestead - Amherst, MA

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The house where Emily Dickinson was born, lived all her life, wrote her poems, and died is located at 280 Main Street in Amherst, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/4/2012

last visited: 8/15/2010

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Literary SitesWallace Stevens Walk - Hartford, CT

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The Wallace Stevens Walk follows path of the poet from his workplace at the Hartford Insurance Co. to his home on Westerly Terrace. Along the way 13 granite stones are inscribed with a verse from his poem "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird".

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: never

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Literary SitesMark Twain House and Museum - Hartford, CT

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The Mark Twain House and Museum is located at 351 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/10/2014

last visited: 6/27/2010

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Literary SitesHarriett Beecher Stowe Home - Hartford, CT

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The Hartford, CT home of Harriett Beecher Stowe is located at 77 Forest Street in an area once known as Nook Farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: 10/16/2016

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Literary SitesWilliam Cullen Bryant Homestead - Cummington, MA

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The William Cullen Bryant Homestead is located at 207 Bryant Road off Route 112 in Cummington, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/26/2014

last visited: never

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Literary SitesGertrude Chandler Warner The Boxcar Children Museum - Putnam, CT

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The Gertrude Chandler Warner The Boxcar Children Museum is located in a railroad boxcar off Main Street (Route 12) just south of Route 44 in Putnam, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 6/2/2014

last visited: never

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Literary SitesThe Mount, Edith Wharton's Home - Lenox, MA

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The Mount, the home of Edith Wharton from 1902 to 1911 is located at 2 Plunkett Street in Lenox, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/30/2014

last visited: never

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Literary SitesArrowhead, the Home of Herman Melville - Pittsfield, MA

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Arrowhead, the home of Herman Melville during his most productive writing years, is located at 780 Holmes Road in Pittsfield, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/4/2013

last visited: 7/16/2016

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Literary SitesLongfellow's Wayside Inn - "Tales of a Wayside Inn" - Sudbury, MA

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow used this inn, at the time known as the Red Horse Tavern, in his fictional book, "Tales of a Wayside Inn" as a place where people gathered to relate stories.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/8/2011

last visited: 4/23/2018

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Literary SitesParrish Shoe Company Jumanji

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Jumanji is the title of a 1981 children's illustrated short story written and illustrated by the American author Chris Van Allsburg. It was made into a 1995 film of the same name.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 10/29/2009

last visited: 5/7/2016

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Literary SitesSamuel B. Mumford House - Providence, Rhode Island

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The Samuel B. Mumford House, currently at 65 Prospect Street in Providence, Rhode Island, was the residence of H.P. Lovecraft's protagonist in his horror short story "The Haunter of the Dark" (1936). It was also the author's actual and final home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 10/14/2019

last visited: never

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Literary SitesLouisa May Alcott's Orchard House - Concord, MA

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The Orchard House was the home of the Alcott Family. Both the father, Amos Bronson Alcott, and his daughter Lousia May Alcott, wrote several books while living here. It is located at 399 Lexington Road, Concord, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: 1/28/2019

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Literary SitesThe Wayside - Concord, MA

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In this home, Louisa and her sisters lived many of the scenes that later appeared in her book Little Women (1868–69), including the amateur plays they performed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/29/2017

last visited: never

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Literary SitesThe Town and the City - Jack Kerouac - Lowell, MA

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This was the first major work published by Jack Kerouac, who later became famous for his second novel "On the Road"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/28/2007

last visited: never

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Literary SitesDr. Sax - Jack Kerouac - Lowell, MA

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"...the universe disposes of its own evil!" My favorite author. My favorite book. My favorite town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 11/21/2016

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Literary Sites9 Lupine Road - Lowell, MA

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Birthplace of Jean Louis LeBris DeKerouac. The world knows him better as Jack Kerouac.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/29/2008

last visited: 10/5/2011

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Literary SitesVisions of Gerard - Jack Kerouac - Lowell, MA

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Jack Kerouac's 8th book, chronologically the 1st in the autobiographical narrative cycle called "The Legend of Duluoz,". "My best most serious sad and true book yet." —Jack Kerouac

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/28/2007

last visited: never

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Literary SitesThe Bridge at Sleepy Hollow - Sleepy Hollow, NY

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This is the likely place that is described in Irving Washington's short story, Legend of Sleepy Hollow, where Ichabod Crane rode in an attempt to reach safety from the Headless Horseman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New York

date approved: 7/11/2014

last visited: 11/14/2017

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