Roly Polys Near The Great Lakes

Personal memory by Kim Bedinger

1970 CELake Michigan, United States

Growing up between Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, and Lake Erie we would find hundreds of "roly polys" as we played. I just saw my first one again in years, just the other day.

Memory submitted at Maya Lin: A Study of Water, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, 2022

Image: Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren via Flickr, Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)