Matawan and Aberdeen: Of Town and Field

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Overview
Established in the late seventeenth century by European settlers, the small-town agricultural region that became Matawan Borough and Aberdeen Township transformed from a colonial-era shipping hub to a bustling center of commerce and manufacturing, as well as a summer resort destination. The residents' ongoing endeavors to preserve the area have fostered the transition into a cherished suburban bedroom community building toward the twenty-first century.
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ISBN: 9780738524030
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
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State: New Jersey
Series: Making of America
Images: 200
Pages: 160
Dimensions: 6.75 (w) x 9.75 (h)
Author
Helen Henderson, former president of the Matawan Historical Society and director of the Burrowes Mansion Museum, is a professional writer and author of Around Matawan and Aberdeen, a pictorial history. Through this compelling new volume, she reunites area inhabitants, visitors, and former residents with their communities' rich heritage through vivid narrative and over 100, many previously unpublished, photographs.
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