Warren Township

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Like so many other towns in central New Jersey, Warren Township has changed dramatically over the last forty years. Gone are the billowing fields of corn and hay, thesheep and cows lazing in the sun, the dairies and the barns. It is difficult to imagine the Warren of yesteryear, when a few thousand hardy farmers followed the immutableseasons of planting and harvest, and life revolved around the township's many villages—Mount Horeb, Coontown, Mount Bethel, Union Village, South Stirling, Smalleytown,Warrenville, and Springdale. This delightful collection of over two hundred photographs culled from family albums and the extensive archives of the Warren Township Historical Society shows a township that is fast disappearing. Caught on imperishable film are wonderful images of one-room schoolhouses, simple country homes, plain churches, and streetscapes of unpaved roads, country inns, and towering trees.
ISBN: 9780738589688
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: New Jersey
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Attorney Alan A. Siegel is president of the Warren Township Historical Society and author of several books on New Jersey history. His affection for the area and knowledge of its history are evident in this remarkable new photographic history.
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