LMCS in Medford

During the recent American Literature Association conference, members of the Lydia Maria Child Society toured Child’s birthplace, Medford.


Lydia Francis headstone, photo by Tracey Daniels-Lerberg

We visited a number of important cites, including  the historic graveyard where her grandparents were buried.


LMCS Members touring Medford, photo by Tracey Daniels-Lerberg

Thanks to Boston University’s Kyna Hamill, who is also a volunteer with the Medford Historical Society, for a wonderful guided tour of the city and the society’s LMC holdings (more on this later.)