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Historical Society News

Welcome to the Asbury Park Historical Society blog. Read up on the latest news around Asbury Park, and stay up to date.

Share Your Baby Parade Experiences With The AP Historical Society

Share Your Baby Parade Experiences With The AP Historical Society Asbury Park’s famous Baby Parades may be a by-gone memory, but perhaps not to everyone. Do you remember, or were
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APHS names Kay Harris as new president

APHS Names Kay Harris as New President At the February 2020 meeting of the Historical Society, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved Kay Harris as our new president. A city-based
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APP Interviews veteran city residents for 50th Anniversary of July 1970 Uprising

APP Interviews veteran city residents for 50th Anniversary of July 1970 Uprising In observance of the 50th anniversary of the July 1970 uprising that devastated Asbury Park’s West Side, Asbury
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Frights, cameras, action! at the Crane House

Frights, cameras, action! at the Crane House A Friday afternoon in late January saw our historic Stephen Crane House headquarters invaded by spooky spirits of the movie-magic variety, when a
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Welcome to Our New Site!

Welcome to the New Asbury Park Historical Society Website! The Asbury Park Historical Society website has been revamped with brand new functionality. New pages have been added, and our other main
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Gaynor McCown: A NYC Outward Bound School Thanks APHS

A Letter From the Students of Gaynor McCown To Don Stine and the Asbury Park Historical Society, I just want to formally thank you on behalf of my students and
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