On this date, July 17, 1867, a Holiness camp meeting, in Vineland NJ began. The gathering attracted as many as 10,000 people. Notable, at the close of the this encampment, with the ministers on their knees in prayer, they formed the National Camp Meeting Association for the Promotion of Holiness, and agreed to have another gathering the next year. That camp meeting was held in Manheim PA and had 25,000 people attend.
Vineland New Jersey