This site provides information about the house in Raymond, Maine where
Hawthorne spent time as a boy and information about current and past events
sponsored by the Association. It also provides links to articles related to
Hawthorne's life in Raymond, Maine.
Fields was one of Hawthorne's publishers and wrote the article around
1870, based on a conversation he had with Hawthorne about ten years earlier.
In the article, Fields describes Raymond, Maine and its importance to Hawthorne.
in 1800: A Sample of the Range of Meanings Applied to One Place at One Time
Project by Margaret Warren for Topics in American Studies, Salem State College
(courtesy of http://www.witchcity.org
). Read about life in Salem around the time of Hawthornes birth in 1804.