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Oak Bluffs in Dukes County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Wesleyan Grove

 
 
Wesleyan Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 21, 2021
1. Wesleyan Grove Marker
Inscription.  

Wesleyan Grove
has been designated a National Historic Landmark

This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America

This property of the Martha's Vineyard Campmeeting Association and its leaseholders is an important example of the great religious camp-meeting movement of the early nineteenth century: it played a key role in the design of permanent religious camp meetings and resorts.

2005
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
 
Erected 2005 by National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureChurches & ReligionParks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 2005.
 
Location. 41° 27.298′ N, 70° 33.653′ W. Marker is in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, in Dukes County. Marker is on Trinity Park east of Jordan Crossing,
Wesleyan Grove NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 21, 2021
2. Wesleyan Grove NRHP Marker
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on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Bluffs MA 02557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lawton Cottage (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bishop Gilbert Haven Cottage (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Martha's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association Tabernacle (about 300 feet away); Cottagers' Corner (about 700 feet away); Flying Horses Carousel (approx. ¼ mile away); Soldiers' Memorial Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Clay & Brick Bathhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Powell House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oak Bluffs.
 
Wesleyan Grove Markers image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 21, 2021
3. Wesleyan Grove Markers
The markers are on the Campmeeting Association's Office Building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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