2018-08-11 / Top News

An August Afternoon at the Corner of Fort and Main



The height of the summer season on Mackinac Island begins to wind down in mid-August, as thoughts turn to preparations for school. Tuesday, August 7, however, horses, bicycles, and pedestrians still compete for Fort Street and the intersection with Main Street in this view looking toward the harbor and the old Coast Guard lifesaving station, now the Mackinac Island State Park Visitor’s Center. A corner of the Chippewa Hotel looms on the right. The height of the summer season on Mackinac Island begins to wind down in mid-August, as thoughts turn to preparations for school. Tuesday, August 7, however, horses, bicycles, and pedestrians still compete for Fort Street and the intersection with Main Street in this view looking toward the harbor and the old Coast Guard lifesaving station, now the Mackinac Island State Park Visitor’s Center. A corner of the Chippewa Hotel looms on the right.

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