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Mike Lennon: Please take a look at this segment on Provincetown from “CBS Sunday Morning.” Sent by our P-Town friend, Stephen Borkowski. Mailer is quoted at the beginning, from Advertisements for Myself. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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The book is a companion to the website of the same name which is a complete survey of the architecture of the town and the history told thru the buildings. It will feature 600 properties of note and the library site say’s it best! Thanks so much, we think there will be much interest, and…

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Spirits They Can Live With

Spirits They Can Live With For the residents of Provincetown, Mass., the old Martin House conjures up a variety of impressions. Some see the shingled structure, built in 1750, as a place where fishermen once lived. Others identify it as the home of abolitionists. Still others will tell you it’s populated by ghosts. And there…

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The Mailer grave on Memorial Day, by Stephen Borkowski. He writes: Memento Mori A long standing tradition in Provincetown is to place a flag on the graves of Veterans for Memorial Day.The large marker commemorating the fallen during the Civil War features the most prominent display with the square plot circled with flags about nine…

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A Barn Reborn

A Barn Reborn Charles Webster Hawthorne built the barn in 1907 atop a sandy bluff in Provincetown at the tip of Cape Cod. He opened it as an art school… . In time, however, the school closed. And as the decades passed, the barn became less an incubator of art than an object of art…