Dunn, Martha (1848 - 1915)

Genre: General Fiction, Non-Fiction

Martha Baker Dunn was born and raised in Hallowell, ME. She attended Hallowell schools, and the Maine Wesleyan Seminary (later Kents Hill School). She received her doctor of Letters from Colby College in 1906. She contributed to many publications such as Youth's Companion and Atlantic Monthly and published stories as well as a volume of essays. Her portrait hangs in the Waterville Public Library where she was a trustee for many years.

Selected Bibliography

  • Memory Street: A Story of Life (1900)
  • 'Lias's Wife: An Island Story (1901)
  • Cicero in Maine: And Other Essays (1905)