Beginnings as a religious campground

Agrafiotis, S.
June 1987
Yankee;Jun87, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p60
What was founded in the mid-1800s as a religious campground consisting only of tent platforms, has grown over the years into an incorporated village of gingerbread cottages overlooking Penobscot Bay. History of Northport Wesleyan Grove Campground in Bayside and description of current community.


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