March 21, 2018

Lisa Lamb's Asbury Park Revisited (Postcard History) PDF

By Lisa Lamb

ISBN-10: 1467133639

ISBN-13: 9781467133630

whilst ny brush producer James Bradley based Asbury Park within the past due 1800s, he might infrequently have imagined the direction his beach inn may take. Named for Methodist Episcopal bishop Francis Asbury, it used to be initially a Christian inn awash in Victorian structure. during the first 1/2 the 20 th century, Asbury Park�s seashore, boardwalk, eating places, theaters, inns, and amusements attracted hundreds of thousands of tourists each year. Later, town received a name as a gritty track mecca, identified for the golf equipment the place Bruce Springsteen obtained his begin. All alongside, Asbury Park has had a special skill to attract humans to it, evidenced by way of the hundreds of thousands of postcards despatched domestic from the city every one year.

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