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From the "heyday" of Asbury Park, New Jersey...



Item # 671021

July 27, 1888

THE DAILY PRESS, Asbury Park & Ocean Grove, New Jersey, July 27, 1888 

* From this tourist mecca of the 19th century
* Famous hotels in illustrated ads

An interesting newspaper from these once-famous vacation meccas on the Jersey coast, containing various news of the day with an emphasis on tourism-related items. Page 2 has: "History of Asbury Park" taking over a column. Page 3 features very nice illustrated advertisements for the famous hotels of the day: the Coleman House, The Arlington and the Sheldon. Also a nice: "Map of Asbury Park, New Jersey".
Four pages, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War