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Carl Sandburg on the Beach with Grandson John Carl
Sandburg Family Album

John Carl and his grandfather Carl Sandburg on the shoreline of Lake Michigan at their home in Harbert, Michigan, before moving to North Carolina. Carl Sandburg wrote many poems about the sea, including these from his Complete Poems: Sea Chest, The Sea Hold, Sea Slant, Sea-Wash, Sea Wisdom, and The Young Sea.
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, CARL 12650