The following books are great resources on Avalon history:

  • Coskey, Dave. Faces & Places from Avalon’s Past. Avalon, NJ: Avalonspast Publishing, 2002.
  • Dorward, Jeffery M. Cape May County, NJ: The Making of an American Resort Community. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1992.
  • Matt, Robert. The History of Avalon. Avalon Home and Land Owners Association, 1998.
  • Penrose, Robert L. Avalon on the Seven Mile Beach. Media, PA: Baker Printing, 2006.

Stop in the History Center to check out a copy of these books or to ask for assistance with your research inquiry!