(animated stereo) Prof Longfellow, circa 1859

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Details and History

The Wikimedia Commons website offers a multitude of historical images with no restrictions on use. This nineteenth century shows Prof. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on the porch of his Cambridge, Massachusetts home. This image dates between 1859 (approximate) and 1861 when he experienced disfiguring burns, causing him to wear a beard the remainder of his life.


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Copyright Advisory

This item is indicated as being in the public domain on its Wikimedia page:

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This image is also available with bibliographic notes from the New York Public Library's Digital Library under the digital ID digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?G90F228_001F .


Technical trivia

Image manipulations and animated gif generation done with StereoPhotoMaker, a freeware program by Masuji Suto & David Sykes.

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Taken circa 1859