Nantucket Kiteman

” These kites are for grown-ups. We have to play, too…”– Al Hartig, the kite genius, in his Nantucket shop aptly called the ‘Nantucket Kiteman’ in Old South Wharf.

(Photos- Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life Magazine, 1974)


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    1. Anonymous- I didn’t post your phone number. If you want me to include it or perhaps an email address instead…let me know.

  1. To anyone that is interested, there is currently an Al Hartig kite for sale on ebay (vintage kite – catagory) until August 5th 2012.

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