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Title: Nathaniel Hawthorne


1
Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • By
  • Kelsey
  • Kevin
  • Adrian

2
Nathaniel Hawthorne
BIOGRAPY
  • He was born in 1804 and died 1864
  • Birth place was Salem Massachusetts
  • One of his ancestors was one of the judges in the
    Salem Which Trials
  • Attended Bowdoin College from 1821 to 1824
  • During this time befriended the future president
    Franklin Pierce
  • Pursued a writing career/ wrote many well know
    books
  • He died in a New Hampshire hotel room

3
FACTS
  • Returned to Salem after college and set himself
    up in what he called a dismal chamber
  • He became engaged in 1838 to an illustrator named
    Sophia Peabody and got married in 1832
  • Hawthorne and Sophia had 3 children named Una
    (Mental victim and died at a young age),
    Julia, Rose.
  • He was rewarded with a position of the United
    States Council in Liver Pool 1853

Sophia Peabody
4
Important Works
  • The Scarlet letter 1850
  • The House of Seven Gables 1851
  • The Blithedal Romance 1852
  • Twice Told Tales 1837
  • The book won success which
  • encouraged further work

5
His birth place.
The Hawthorne house today in Salem Ma.
This is the gave site of Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Hawthornes Life
6
Work Cited
  • Wikipedia
  • http//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_hawthorne
  • The Literature Book
  • The Nathaniel Hawthorne Biography
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