102. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

1807-1882. Elected 1900.

Poet. Achieved popularity for such verse as "The Village Blacksmith", Evangeline, The Song of Hiawatha, The Courtship of Miles Standish, and "Paul Revere's Ride." First American author able to support himself through publication of poetry.

Sculptor: Rudolph Evans, 1929.
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