Additional Resources (The Houses of Great American Writers – 25 Resources for K-12 Education)

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  1. Washington Irving’s House, Sunnyside, Tarrytown, NY
  2. James Fenimore Cooper’s House, Otsego Hall, Cooperstown, NY (burned 1852)
  3. Edgar Allan Poe’s House, Baltimore, MD
  4. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s House, Cambridge, MA
  5. The Old Manse, home to Ralph Waldo Emerson and Nathaniel Hawthorne, Concord, MA
  6. Henry David Thoreau’s Cabin, Walden Pond, Concord, MA
  7. Herman Melville’s House, Arrowhead, Pittsfield, MA
  8. Emily Dickinson’s House, Amherst, MA
  9. Harriet Beecher Stowe’s House, Brunswick, ME
  10. Frederick Douglass’s House, Cedar Hill, Washington, D.C.
  11. Walt Whitman’s House, Camden, NJ
  12. Mark Twain’s House, Hartford, CT
  13. Edith Wharton’s House, The Mount, Lenox, MA
  14. Scott Fitzgerald’s House, Great Neck, Long Island, NY
  15. Ernest Hemingway’s House, Key West, FL
  16. John Steinbeck’s House, Monte Sereno, CA
  17. Langston Hughes’s House, Harlem, NYC
  18. Zora Neale Hurston’s House, Pierce, Florida
  19. Pearl S. Buck’s House, Green Hills Farm, Bucks County, PA
  20. Robert Frost’s Farm, Derry, NH
  21. Tennessee Williams’s House, 1014 Dumaine Street, New Orleans, LA
  22. William Faulkner’s House, Rowan Oak, Oxford, MS
  23. Ralph Ellison’s Apartment, Harlem, NYC
  24. Arthur Miller’s House, Roxbury, CT
  25. Flannery O’Connor’s Farm House, Andalusia, Milledgeville, GA