Fair Haven

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Fair Haven, New Jersey, located on the central part of the Navesink River shore, completes the Images of America documentation of the Navesink-Shrewsbury Rivers peninsula. It has a unique and distinguished heritage that has earned it a special place in the hearts of its residents. Without the commercial activity of Red Bank to the west or the large estates of Rumson to the east, Fair Haven developed as a community of small streets and close neighbors. Residents know and care for one another, and the community's friendly and relaxed atmosphere always puts people at ease.
ISBN: 9780738563947
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: New Jersey
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
In many respects, Fair Haven is the quintessential American town, and author Randall Gabrielan has gathered over two hundred historic images that convey many of the qualities that we all cherish. From pictures of the waterfront and maritime activity to others of the town's homes, small businesses, organizations, and celebrations, this fascinating collection provides an insightful portrait of life in small-town America. Its impressive images—including some of Fair Haven's early actors colony—and astute historical commentary combine to form a fitting tribute to the town and the people of Fair Haven.
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