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Classic Authors' American Houses on Google

Classic Authors' American Houses on Google

Classic Authors' American Houses on Google
25 November 2014

Maybe you've already seen our Classic Authors' British Houses On Google Maps. Perhaps you've driven round the country to visit them all and now you want a bigger challenge. 

In that case we have just what you need. It's more authors' houses, but really spread out, all over America. 

You can go and stand slightly awkwardly outside the homes of the author of In Cold Blood, the man who made Moby Dick, the twisted soul who birthed Cthulhu and visit the road of the man who wrote On The Road. Or you could just look at them all on Google Maps and have the whole lot covered in about twenty minutes. Totally your call. 

Edgar Allan Poe

Location: 203 N. Amity Street, Baltimore

Emily Dickinson

Location: 280 Main Street, Amherst, Massachusetts 

Ernest Hemingway

Location: 907 Whitehead Street, Key West, Florida

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Location: 481 Laurel Street, St. Paul, Minnesota

Henry James

Location: 21 Washington Square, New York, New York

Herman Melville

Location: 780 Holmes Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 

H.P. Lovecraft

Location: 10 Barnes Street, Providence, Long Island

Jack Kerouac

Location: 1478 Clouser Avenue, Orlando, Florida

John Steinbeck

Location: 132 Central Avenue, Salinas, California

John Updike

Location: 117 Philadelphia Avenue, Shillington, Philadelphia

Mark Twain

Location: 351 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, Connecticut 

Tennessee Williams

Location: 1014 Dumaine Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 

Truman Capote

Location: 73 Willow Street, Brooklyn, New York

Walt Whitman

Location: 330 Mickle Boulevard, Camden, New Jersey

William Faulkner

Location: 916 Old Taylor Road, Oxford, Mississippi