Author: Chris White

Chris White is a frequent writer for Cape Cod Life Publications and has written on topics ranging from the history of Smith’s Tavern on Wellfleet Island to the sinking of the SS Andrea Doria off Nantucket. Chris also teaches English at Tabor Academy in Marion.

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In the Eye of the Beholder

Life imitates art, and art imitates life, in the transformation of one family’s Harwich Port home  In Shakespeare’s final play,…

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Pages of History: Soldiers of the Surf

Cape & Islands surfmen were among the courageous heroes of the U.S. Life-Saving Service Photos courtesy of Coast Guard Heritage…

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All Aboard to Snow Country

From New England to across the pond, Cape Cod Ski Club finds adventure and comradery on the slopes Photos courtesy…

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Trailblazers: Mountain biking on Cape Cod

More and more riders are embarking on the Cape’s impressive trails, with one local organization paving the way Shards of…

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Endless Summers

Surf’s up for the 44th year of the storied Cape Cod Oldtimers Longboard Classic In the waning hours of an…

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From Cats to Cruisers

The Crosby family’s legacy of boat building in Osterville Photography courtesy of the Osterville Historical Museum If the catboat were…

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Aery Abode

A remodeled nest of a home on Scorton Creek takes a cue from its serene setting Unlike many other migratory…

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From Nepal to Truro, with love

Couple puts down roots in farming community In Nepal, sweet potatoes can grow as large as a man’s thigh. Perhaps…

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Building Business: The Meeting House at Redbrook

Plimoth Plantation, the second permanent English settlement in America, was also an early example of an intentional, planned community, though…

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