Approaching the Michigan-Indiana border, Gavin makes plans to get maps, brochures, and travel guides at the Michigan Welcome Center, on the journey home, after the art opening. One cannot access the Welcome Center when leaving the state, only when returning.
And photographing the snack machines at each rest area
Recording Mileage distances to Chicago, and other destinations in Michigan along the way. The mention of Battle Creek triggers a memory for Gavin from May 16, 1984.
Above: Gavin’s list of mileage distances from the Michigan Welcome Center to various cities in the state