The doors of Islesboro

Peery, Susan; Lapides, Susan
April 1993
Yankee;Apr93, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p70
Describes the attractions of Islesboro, Maine. Author's recollection of first trip to Islesboro; Car ferry trip across Penobscot Bay; The Islesboro Inn; Year-round residents; Description of the island; Self-possessed island; Houses and their front doors; The author's return to the Islesboro; What it's like to raise children on the island; Residents' attitudes toward tourists; Tensions of island life; More.


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