his paintings, and whose first wife was a Channing, and whose second wife a Dana.
Rev. Charles Lowell
came to live in Cambridge
in 1819, and he and his children, the Rev. R. T. S. Lowell
, James Russell Lowell
, and Mrs. S. R. Putnam
, were all authors.
Judge Joseph Story
, the most eminent legal writer whom America
has produced, resided for many years in Cambridge
(1829-1845), as did his son, William Wetmore Story, author and sculptor, and his son-in-law, George Ticknor Curtis
, legal writer and historian.
, who was college librarian (1826-1831), was father of the celebrated mathematician of that name; and his two grandchildren, James Mills Peirce
and Charles Sanders Peirce
, have followed with distinction in the same path.
The Rev. John G. Palfrey
, the historian of New England
, bequeathed similar tastes to his children, both of his sons having contributed to military history, while his oldest daughter has written both poetry and fiction under the name of “E. Foxton
Professor Charles Eliot Norton
, in the same way, has prolonged and enhanced the literary eminence of his name, as did Professor