NPR logo

'Morning Edition' Returns: Dickinson's Final Stop

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1702582/1702583" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
'Morning Edition' Returns: Dickinson's Final Stop

'Morning Edition' Returns: Dickinson's Final Stop

'Morning Edition' Returns: Dickinson's Final Stop

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1702582/1702583" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

When poet Emily Dickinson died in Amherst, Mass., in 1868, she was laid to rest in a cemetery guarded by a gate inscribed with her father's name. The gate was stolen 30 years ago, but a hawk-eyed antique shopper recently found it.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.