Hawthorne in Raymond – A June 15, 1986 talk given by Professor Melinda Ponder of Boston College at the annual meeting of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Society held at the Hawthorne House in Raymond, ME.  The original spelling “Hathorne” is used for the family name.  The literary and biographical references given at the end of the paper will be of interest to anyone interested in doing further research.

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The Boyhood Home of Nathaniel Hawthorne – By Lois Varney of South Casco, Maine.  The date and name of publication is not available. Appears to be from around 1985 in a lakes area newspaper.

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Downeast Magazine, September, 1962

Nathaniel Hawthorne in Maine

From an article by Herbert Edwards

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1921 Portland Evening Express – Article about the Hawthorne  – To Preserve Old Hawthorne Church at South Casco. 


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