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Oak Bluffs is a town located on Martha’s Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 3,713 at the 2000 census and was estimated at 3,735 as of 2008. It is one of two Steamship Authority ferry ports on the island, although the Oak Bluffs steamships only operates in the summer.
Main Article: History of Oak Bluffs
Oak Bluffs was first settled in 1642 and was officially incorporated in 1880 as Cottage City. Before its incorporation, it was part of Edgartown. The town re-incorporated in 1907 as Oak Bluffs, named because the town was the site of an oak grove along the bluffs.
Oak Bluffs originally began as the center for tourism on the Vineyard. While the other towns were more focused on industry, Oak Bluffs became a mecca for travelers from around the world as early as the beginning of the 1800s. It also became a center of the thriving 19th century Methodist movement.
In the area known now as the Martha’s Vineyard Campground Meeting Association (MVCMA) or …

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