Cape May Point: The Illustrated History from 1875-Present

Cape May Point: The Illustrated History from 1875-Present

by Joe Jordan
     
 
The smallest shore resort on the New Jersey coast, Cape May Point has more than one million visitors each year! This beautiful depicts Cape May Point's wonderful gingerbread cottages, Victorian chapels, and bantam bungalowsthat are turning into plastic palaces. Learn about the grand hotels, the two disastrous fires, President Harrison's scandal, the religious revivals

Overview

The smallest shore resort on the New Jersey coast, Cape May Point has more than one million visitors each year! This beautiful depicts Cape May Point's wonderful gingerbread cottages, Victorian chapels, and bantam bungalowsthat are turning into plastic palaces. Learn about the grand hotels, the two disastrous fires, President Harrison's scandal, the religious revivals and camp meetings, the Country Club, and, of course, the devastating storms that affected the Point. Take a nostalgic journey to Cape May Point's immediate neighbors: the old Life Saving Station, Sunset Beach, the New Jersey State Park, the former South Cape May, the Lighthouse, and Higbee's Beach. Illustrated with over 200 classic photos and drawings, this book will delight vacationers and residents,and inspire future generations of shore-goers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764318306
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
15 - 18 Years

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