March 16: Publication of The Scarlet Letter

On this date in 1850, Nathaniel Hawthorne published his masterwork, The Scarlet Letter.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne

Portrait of Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) from the ClipArt ETC website.