The story behind Rue Longfellow

Photo: Bill Cox

Rue Longfellow is located between Rue de Rouville and Rue de la Matapédia south of Chemin Saint-Louis, below the Eastern Quebec Learning Centre on Rue William-Stuart. 

Rue Longfellow in Sainte-Foy is named to honour the famous Romantic poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), who was born in Portland, Maine. Every student has been introduced to the works of this writer in class assignments or reading exercises.