The History of Cape May County, New Jersey, 1638-1897
The History of Cape May County, New Jersey, 1638-1897 by Lewis Townsend Stevens
The History of Cape May County, New Jersey, 1638-1897 Author: Lewis Townsend Stevens
Title: The History of Cape May County, New Jersey, 1638-1897
ISBN: 0788407643
ISBN13: 978-0788407642
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Pages: 514 pages
Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc (February 1, 2012)
Language: English
Category: History
Size PDF version: 1533 kb
Size EPUB version: 1506 kb
Subcategory: Americas




Portrays the gradual development of Cape May County and the progress of its people from the earliest times. Among the highlights: the aborigines, the Dutch in Delaware Bay, the settlement of the county, the whaling industry, the growth of the villages, patriots and the Revolution, the establishment of the new government, the War of 1812 and the soldiers of the Civil War.