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Material in the Clarke

The Clarke Library holds an extensive collection both about Ernest Hemingway and the Hemingway summer cottage on Walloon Lake, and about Walloon Lake and the Little Traverse Bay area between 1900 and 1920. Discussed in this section of the website are Ernest Hemingway items, items created by the Hemingway family, contemporary manuscript material by individuals who knew Ernest Hemingway or the Hemingway family, material collected about Ernest Hemingway by Michael Federspiel, and photographic material made available to the Clarke Library by the Little Traverse Bay Historical Museum and the Harbor Springs Historical Museum.