July 15, 2016

Longfellow in Nova Scotia

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1807-1882. Grand-Pre National Historic Site of Canada, Grand Pre, Nova Scotia, 1974.

Plaque text: "Evangeline", his poignant tale of the Acadian lovers of Grand Pre has enshrined in the hearts of the world the tragic memory of the expulsion, two centuries ago.

Photo by I. Peterson

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