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The Borough of Spring Lake incorporated in 1892 from portions of Wall Township. In 1903, The Borough of North Spring Lake, incorporated 1884 from Wall Township, merged with Spring Lake.
Greetings from Spring Lake.
The Boardwalk, a view of the boardwalk and Ocean Avenue, back in the 1910's.
The Casino, a view of the building, 1910's. Was a major social spot for this area. Was first known as the Bath and Tennis Club located on New Jersey Avenue.
Saint Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, a view thanks to Hills Pharmacy.
A view of Spring Lake, from the 1900's, a view with "New" Monmouth, after the 1900 fire that destroy the first hotel, in the distance. Another view of Spring Lake with Saint Catharine, on the left. The Presbyterian Church, built in 1882, destroy by fire in 1974. Another view of Spring Lake shows the Monmouth Hotel. Here is a view showing the Essex & Sussex from the 1920's.
Park & Lake
A view of the Divine Park and Lake, this picture is from the 1940's.
The Sandpiper, a view of the great place at Atlantic Avenue, back in the 1950's, serving food back then.
The Essex & Sussex, a view from the 1920's. Here is another view of the Essex & Sussex With the Monmouth Hotel, the picture is from 1964, I am guessing from a party boat. Another view also from 1964, this too is from a party boat.
The Pharmacy, a view from the 1910's. Hills Pharmacy was located here. This was his second location, built in 1901 on Third Avenue.
Saint Catherine Rectory
Saint Catherine, a view of the cathedral, 1900's. A memorial to Martin J. Maloney's daughter Catherine died at the age of 17. The second picture shows Saint Catherine’s Rectory.
First Avenue, a view of the avenue, back in the 1910's.
Jack Sullivan's Hotel
Jack Sullivan's Hotel, located on Fifth and Morris. Once known as Jack Sullivan's Lodge with Tommy Miggins at the piano. Also music by Kenny Davern ruled the scene back then!
The New Monmouth Hotel as it appear back in 1910. This building opened in 1904. The first building, completed by March 1876, was destroyed by fire in 1900. Also this area was considered Spring Lake Beach then. Another view, as it appears back in 1910. Another view in color. Closed down in 1974. Last view, from a party boat, 1964.
Yard & Buchanan
Yard & Buchanan from the 1890's, an ad from the firm looking for buyers.