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Brook Farm

Boston, Massachusetts
County of Suffolk.
National Register Number: 66000141
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Agriculture/Subsistence - agriculture field. The threat level was in
1985.
Certified Local Government: YES

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 23, 1965):
Brook Farm was a utopian community founded in 1841 to promote the New England Transcendentalists' ideal of "plain living and high thinking." Ralph Waldo Emerson and Nathaniel Hawthorne were connected with the farm.


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