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by Ben Miller

Author: Ben Miller
Subcategory: Americas
Language: English
Publisher: Exit Zero Press; 2 edition (June 1, 2010)
Pages: 304 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.6
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Cape May, NJ in America's oldest seaside resort and in fact, America's First Resort. It began with an advertisement in a Philadelphia newspaper in 1801. Soon, city dwellers were descending on Cape May, at the tip of the Jersey Shore, and the American seaside vacation was born.

Cape May, NJ in America's oldest seaside resort and in fact, America's First Resort. But the Civil War and an inferno that destroyed forty acres of majestic beachfront hotels sent Cape May lurching toward oblivion.

But the Civil War and an inferno that destroyed forty acres of majestic beachfront hotels sent Cape May lurching toward oblivion. During two world wars, the town hosted a huge garrison of soldiers and sailors, and the city was front-page news when a German U-boat surrendered off its coast in 1945. It took a bitter battle between the city and preservationists for Cape May to be reborn. Ben Miller tells the compelling story of how Cape May went from boom to bust and back.

Ben Miller tells the compelling story of how Cape May went from boom to bust and back again in this lavishly . Get specific details about this product from customers who own it. Ask a question. Policies & Plans.

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Beginning with an advertisement in a Philadelphia newspaper in 1801, city dwellers soon descended upon Cape May, introducing the concept of the American seaside vacation.

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Standing among the sands of time: America's oldest seaside resort which has survived hurricanes, fires and wars. Congress Hall is set in charming Cape May, New Jersey.

Built in 1816, Congress Hall in Cape May, New Jersey claims to be the country's oldest beachside retreat. Standing among the sands of time: America's oldest seaside resort which has survived hurricanes, fires and wars. The hotel, which is 200 years old, has burned down once but still retains its Victorian splendor.

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The Cape May Historic District is an area of 380 acres (. km2) with over 600 buildings in the resort town of Cape May, Cape May County, New Jersey

The Cape May Historic District is an area of 380 acres (. km2) with over 600 buildings in the resort town of Cape May, Cape May County, New Jersey. The city claims to be America's first seaside resort and has numerous buildings in the Late Victorian style, including the Eclectic, Stick, and Shingle styles, as well as the later Bungalow style, many with gingerbread trim.

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