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By Margot Sullivan,Cynthia Hagar Krusell,John J. Galluzzo

The traditional fantastic thing about Monhegan Island has regularly attracted generations of artists, day-trippers, and summer season sojourners. White Head, Pulpit Rock, and Cathedral Woods are names that resonate all through New England and past. lengthy earlier than the 1st ferry choked with seasonal viewers arrived, the Monhegan Island fishermen had demonstrated an everlasting group at the island, scratching out an life on a distant offshore outpost. As early as 1890, well-known artists Robert Henri and George Bellows, by way of Rockwell Kent and Jamie Wyeth, captured the beauty of Monhegan. They shared the cliffs and coves with the lighthouse keepers, carpenters, lobstermen, and the island people.

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