On July 21, 1899, Dr. Clarence Hemingway stepped onto the porch of his Oak Park, Illinois
home and blew his cornet to announce the birth of his son, Ernest.
During Ernest Hemingway’s boyhood, his family spent much time at their
cottage near Walloon Lake in northern Michigan where his father enjoyed
hunting and other sports. The love for the great outdoors and the
physically active life his father instilled in him remained with
Hemingway for the rest of his life. ... [mehr] https://www.loc.gov/item/today-in-history/july-21/#ernest-hemingway