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By Ocean County Historical Society

ISBN-10: 0738512974

ISBN-13: 9780738512976

This interesting visible background good points greater than 2 hundred conscientiously chosen pictures that jointly record the folks, areas, and occasions that experience outlined the town of Toms River and the encircling region. positioned at the banks of the river of an identical identify, Toms River used to be first settled within the early 1700s by means of loggers interested in the dense forests at the river�s banks. throughout the American Revolution, the village used to be a relentless thorn within the facet of the British, and it used to be attacked and burned to the floor in 1783. the coming of the railroads within the overdue 1800s ushered in a brand new age of growth which, spurred on by way of the development of the backyard nation freeway within the decade after international conflict II, keeps to this day.

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