Nathaniel Hawthorne, author of The Scarlet Letter and The House of the Seven Gables, was born on July 4, 1804, in Salem, Mass.
Planning a trip to Salem, Mass.? You might like these posts:
- Bonus History in Witch City
- Salem, Where Were You during the Revolution?
- Don’t Miss in Salem, Mass.: One Over-the-Top Bookstore
- Traveling with Witches
- Logging Some Romance
- Are Witch Hunts Good for Tourism?