National Geographic : 1944 Apr
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by B.Anthony Stewart Once the Homes of Humble Fisherfolk, Sconset's Tiny, Rose-covered Cottages Now Shelter Fashionable Summer Guests George Fawcett, Marie Dressier, DeWolf Hopper, and other stage celebrities "discovered" Siasconset, at the eastern tip ofNantucket, about 1900. For many years it was a theatrical colony. One lane was named Broadway. Still a refuge of Spartan simplicity, its only concessions to modern recreation areacasino and golf course.