Stone I – The Hartford

690 Asylum Avenue, The Hartford Insurance Company’s historic building, where Wallace Stevens worked as a Vice President until his death in 1955. This is the starting point of the Wallace Stevens Walk.

(Note: Those who wish to take the walk, can request to park in Visitors Parking area behind this building.)

The Hartford – 690 Asylum Avenue


Among twenty snowy mountains,   

The only moving thing   

Was the eye of the blackbird.   

STONE I (Start of the Wallace Stevens Walk)