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Arrowhead – The Herman Melville House Museum

October 10, 2020 by Corey A. Edwards

Arrowhead The Herman Melville House MuseumDid you know that Arrowhead, The Herman Melville House in Pittsfield, MA is just a 15 minute drive from Applegate Inn? It’s true and both history and literature fans will enjoy a visit to this popular, historic house museum.

Between 1850 and 1863, Arrowhead Farm was home to one of America’s great writers. It was also his most fruitful period. During that time, Melville penned not only “Moby-Dick” but also “Pierre or The Ambiguities,” “Bartleby the Scrivever,” and others.

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