Concord, Mass. Orchard House -- Home of the Alcotts
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Postcards
Description
Postcard of the home of the Alcott family in Concord, Massachusetts.
Notes
The Amos Bronson Alcott family found their most permanent home at Orchard House, Concord, Mass., where they lived from 1858 to 1877. The house is most noted for being where Louisa May Alcott wrote and set her beloved classic, Little Women, in 1868 at a "shelf desk" her father built especially for her.
Inscriptions
Front:
Tone on white.
Date of Original
ca. 1905
Subject(s)
Local identifier
OILL0171
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Latitude: 42.4602778 Longitude: -71.3494444
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Contact
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Oakville ON L6J 2Z4

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Concord, Mass. Orchard House -- Home of the Alcotts


Postcard of the home of the Alcott family in Concord, Massachusetts.