New Jersey Ghost Towns

Uncovering the Hidden Past


Book Description

  • Explores settlements and towns that have been deserted, transformed into tourist attractions, or have less than 200 residents and are mere shadows of their former selves
  • History of each site and what remains today
  • Covers the entire state, from the iron ore towns that once stood in the north to the remnants of glassmaking villages in the south
  • Includes America's first Indian reservation in the eighteenth century and utopian communities, such as Fellowship Farm, Raritan Bay Union, and North American Phalanx

  • About the Author

    Patricia A. Martinelli lives in southern New Jersey and is the administrator of the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society.

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