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Mark Twain on Vacation

Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, seen here on vacation in New Hampshire, in 1905.

 

Mark Twain

Original B&W photo.


Lewis Carroll

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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, aged 23, just as his work started appearing in national publications.

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Original B&W photo.


James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper c1850
James Fenimore Cooper, best known as the author of The Last of the Mohicans, photographed here around 1850.

James Fenimore Cooper c1850
Original B&W photo.

 


H G Wells

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Herbert George Wells.

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Original B&W photo.


Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway in 1958.

Ernest Hemingway
Original B&W photo.