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Family Vacation, Circa 1979 - Travels Beyond the Mitten
My first trip (that I remember) outside of Michigan was the summer between fourth and fifth grade, when my parents dragged my brother and I on a two-week “vacation” through Pennsylvania and New York in our “beastly blue Buick”. I was about 10 — my brother, 15. At the time, history was of little interest …