Sag Harbor, N.Y.

Sag Harbor, N.Y.
Sag Harbor, N.Y.

As he prepared to set out from his home at the tip of Long Island, Steinbeck noticed in the eyes of …

Orick, Calif.

Orick, Calif.
Orick, Calif.

Steinbeck wrote of spending two days “close to the bodies of the giants,” the sequoia. He calls …

Spokane, Wash.

Spokane, Wash.
Spokane, Wash.

On the outskirts of Spokane, Steinbeck met a gruff man and his son, Robbie. Steinbeck implied that R…

Monterey, Calif.

Monterey, Calif.
Monterey, Calif.

Steinbeck was born and raised in nearby Salinas, California, but his family often visited Monterey, …

New Orleans, La.

New Orleans, La.
New Orleans, La.

In the fall of 1960, the New Orleans public schools were accepting their first black students and th…