of summers past

The porch of an abandoned cabin, part of a family-owned resort that closed in 1991 after 72 years of operation.
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Vacationers carved their names and the dates they stayed on pieces of wood which they nailed around the front window as a record of their visit.
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Rustic porch decor:
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4 thoughts on “of summers past

  1. Paige

    Oh I LOVE this kind of stuff … what a shame that it was abandoned … that second photo especially says volumes. And that old stove … !!!!!! So nice that you documented this, and the title is perfect! : )

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    1. bythebriny Post author

      Thanks – while I was there I ran into a couple who said they’d stayed at the resort many years ago and had come back to wander around and reminisce. Bittersweet for them, I’d guess.

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