Our Hawthorne exhibit covers the great author’s life from his early days at Bowdoin to his job at Salem’s Custom House; his family’s connection to the Salem witch trials; his signature novels and short stories; his friendship with Herman Melville; and his complex marriage and life with Sophia Peabody.
Additional Online Resources 1. PEM Hawthorne Online Exhibition
7. Hawthorne’s Works Exhibit Sponsors and Contributors Display Sponsor: Author Brunonia Barry Text Content: David Goss; Ken Harris Visual Content: Great Island Design; Peabody Essex Museum;