McCarthy's Barber Shop Historical

McCarthy's Barber Shop Historical (HM1UGQ)

Location: Petoskey, MI 49770 Emmet County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 22.472', W 84° 57.328'

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Hemingway's Michigan

This building once housed McCarthy's Barber Shop and Bath Room, where, in the fall of 1919, the young Hemingway went for a shave or haircut and for the patrons' banter about fishing and politics. He also likely took advantage of the public baths located in the building's basement. The shop is referred to by name in Hemingway's novel, The Torrents of Spring.
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Year Placed2012
Placed ByMichigan Hemingway Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 660086 N 5026590
Decimal Degrees45.37453333, -84.95546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 22.472', W 84° 57.328'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 22' 28.32" N, 84° 57' 19.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)231
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 309 Howard St, Petoskey MI 49770, US
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