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Mount Vernon Hotel

Mount Vernon Hotel Cape May New Jersey
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Stock #: 272820
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Cape May
State: New Jersey (NJ)
County: Cape May
Publisher: S. S. Sawtelle
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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What was reputed at that time to be the largest hotel in the world, the Mount Vernon was destroyed by fire on the night of September 5th 1856, the proprietor and four other persons losing their lives in the flames. The Dining-Room accommodated 3,000 people