Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum


Subject:
Home & Housing , Museums by Place: United States , Homes of the Famous , Missouri

Description:
This museum in Hannibal, Missouri, includes author Mark Twain's boyhood home, the home of the girl who was the model for the Becky Thatcher character in "Tom Sawyer," and his father's office and courtroom, which was the model for the courtroom in "Tom Sawyer." The site features images of the buildings, a chronology and genealogy, a book publishing history, and notes about the origins of characters and settings in "Tom Sawyer" and "Huckleberry Finn."

Publisher:
Mark Twain Home Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.marktwainmuseum.org


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