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  1. Henry Miller’s Brooklyn Heights Home

    Type:  Historical Site Henry Miller, author of Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn , lived at 91 Remsen Street from 1924 to 1925 with his second wife, June. In Plexus , book two of the fictionalized...

    nreinhardt - 10/22/2018 - 4:02pm

  2. H. P. Lovecraft’s Brooklyn Heights Home

    Type:  Historical Site Novelist H. P. Lovecraft moved to the first-floor apartment at 169 Clinton Street in 1925 after separating from his wife Sonia Greene. He described the place as “something unwholesome...

    nreinhardt - 10/22/2018 - 4:02pm

  3. W. H. Auden’s Brooklyn Heights Home

    Type:  Historical Site W. H. Auden lived in the brownstone on the corner of Montague Street and Montague Terrace from October 1939 to September 1940. A plaque on the house claims Auden wrote the poem “New Year...

    nreinhardt - 10/22/2018 - 4:00pm

  4. Tennessee Williams' Dumaine Street Home

    ... Historical Site This property is the only home Tennessee Williams owned in New Orleans, the city he considered his "spiritual home." He lived off and on in the second floor apartment for twenty one years, ...

    nreinhardt - 05/19/2014 - 4:17pm

  5. Sinclair Lewis Boyhood Home

    ... in Sauk Centre, Minnesota, the Sinclair Lewis Boyhood Home is where the Nobel Prize-winning author spent his early years. The home, which also for a time served as the office of Dr. Lewis' medical ...

    jxie - 04/29/2014 - 1:53pm

  6. The Theodore Roethke Home Museum

    ... Located in Saginaw, Michigan, the Theodore Roethke Home Museum is the childhood home of the Pulitzer Prize winning poet, Theodore Roethke (1908–1963). The ...

    jxie - 04/29/2014 - 1:36pm

  7. Willa Cather's Childhood Home

    ... when she was nine years old. The Cather family lived in this home in Red Cloud from 1884 to 1904, a formative period in Cather's development ... as well as the family’s household items throughout the home. Address:  413 North ...

    jxie - 03/22/2012 - 11:19am

  8. Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home

    ... in 1925 until 1938. Visitors to the house museum can see the home as it would have looked when the O’Connor family lived there. The Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home also offers a variety of free events throughout the year, including free ...

    jxie - 03/12/2012 - 5:15pm

  9. Cedar Hill: Frederick Douglass' Home

    ... and equality for all people. Cedar Hill was Douglass' home from 1877 until his death in 1895, and is a National Historic Site. ...

    nreinhardt - 05/23/2014 - 1:29pm

  10. Dashiell Hammett’s Home

    ... Historical Site 891 Post Street was home to Dashiell Hammett, author of The Maltese Falcon, in the 1920s. An ...

    btidmarsh - 04/30/2014 - 5:17pm

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