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Famous Writers

25 memorials
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 Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott

29 Nov 1832 – 6 Mar 1888

Author. She is best known as the author of the...

Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Roger Ascham

Roger Ascham

c.1515 – 30 Dec 1568

Author. Scholar and writer who was born in...

London, City of London, Greater London, England

 William Bradford

William Bradford

19 Mar 1590 – 9 May 1657

Plymouth Colony Colonial Governor. He served in...

Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

 Anne <I>Dudley</I> Bradstreet

Anne Dudley Bradstreet

20 Mar 1612 – 16 Sep 1672

Poet. Born Anne Dudley to nonconformist parents...

North Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Lydia Maria <I>Francis</I> Child

Lydia Maria Francis Child

11 Feb 1802 – 20 Oct 1880

Author. A native of Medford, Massachusetts, she...

Wayland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl

13 Sep 1916 – 23 Nov 1990

Author. Born in Llandaff, Wales, of Norwegian...

Great Missenden, Chiltern District, Buckinghamshire, England

 Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

14 Feb 1817 – 20 Feb 1895

Social Reformer, Human Rights Leader. Black...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

 Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

25 May 1803 – 27 Apr 1882

Author, Poet. His family was a repository where...

Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

24 Sep 1896 – 21 Dec 1940

Author. One of the most celebrated of American...

Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA

 Robert Lee Frost

Robert Lee Frost

26 Mar 1874 – 29 Jan 1963

Poet, Author. Born in San Francisco, his family...

Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA

 Frances Ellen <I>Watkins</I> Harper

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

24 Sep 1825 – 22 Feb 1911

Poet, Author. Known as "The Bronze Muse", she is...

Collingdale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA

 Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne

4 Jul 1804 – 19 May 1864

Renowned Author. He was a descendent of prominent...

Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway

21 Jul 1899 – 2 Jul 1961

Author. He was born at Oak Park, Illinois, grew-up...

Ketchum, Blaine County, Idaho, USA

 Harriet Ann Jacobs

Harriet Ann Jacobs

11 Feb 1815 – 7 Mar 1897

An American Writer and Activist. She was born a...

Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Cotton Mather

Cotton Mather

12 Feb 1663 – 13 Feb 1728

Theologian.

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

 Herman Melville

Herman Melville

1 Aug 1819 – 28 Sep 1891

Author. Born one of eight children to Maria...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Robert L. “Robin” Moore

Robert L. “Robin” Moore

31 Oct 1925 – 21 Feb 2008

Author. Born Robert L. Moore, he is best known as...

Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

 Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

19 Jan 1809 – 7 Oct 1849

Author, Poet. Most remembered for his influence on...

Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA

 Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound

30 Oct 1885 – 1 Nov 1972

Poet, Essayist. Born Ezra Weston Loomis Pound in...

Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy

 Jane <I>Johnston</I> Schoolcraft

Jane Johnston Schoolcraft

31 Jan 1800 – 22 May 1842

Ancaster, Hamilton Municipality, Ontario, Canada

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