Around Matawan and Aberdeen

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Called New Aberdeen by early settlers and later known as Middletown Point, the area covered today by the communities of Matawan Borough, Aberdeen Township, Cliffwood, and Freneau has a rich heritage. Local historian Helen Henderson has collected over 180 historic photographs of the area—many rare and previously unpublished—to create a comprehensive and insightful look back at its development from 1890 to the 1960s.
ISBN: 9780738589671
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: New Jersey
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Helen Henderson writes frequently on topics of antiques and local history. She is affiliated with the Matawan Historical Society, from whose archives many of the vintage images in this collection have come. Her natural affinity for the area and knowledge of its history are evident in this work, which will surely be a treasured keepsake for generations to come.