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Town of Ocean Grove, East terminus of State Route 33, south of Asbury P, Ocean Grove, Monmouth County, NJ



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Item Title


Location
south of Asbury P, Ocean Grove, NJ

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NJ-1007
Building/structure dates: 1860
Significance: Ocean Grove, the first religious resort located on the Jersey shore, was founded in the 1860s during the post Civil War revival of Christian enthusiasm for rustic retreats. Methodist ministers chose land only six miles south of famous Long Branch, which offered the combined benefits of healthful seashore and sheltering pine trees.

Subjects
Cities & Towns


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH ALONG BOARDWALK
2. COTTAGES, NORTH SIDE OF OCEAN PATHWAY EAST OF BEACH AVENUE, (NOS. 17, 15, 13, 11, 7 AND 5), GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH
3. COTTAGES, GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTH
4. COTTAGES, GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST
5. COTTAGES, CLOSER VIEW OF SOUTH FACADES OF NOS. 7 AND 9, OCEAN PATHWAY
6. COTTAGES, CLOSE VIEW OF SOUTH FACADE OF NO. 7
7. 17 SURF AVENUE, GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST
8. TENT CITY, NORTHWEST CORNER OF GREAT AUDITORIUM LOOKING EAST
9. TENT CITY AND NORTHEAST CORNER OF GREAT AUDITORIUM LOOKING WEST


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