On this site you will find news and information about the
society's programs and activities, copies of our newsletters, a goldmine of
resources in our Archives and Links sections, and many other items of
The Metuchen Edison Historical Society is a nonprofit corporation
organized under the provisions of Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue
Code. The mission of the Metuchen-Edison Historical Society is to stimulate and
promote an interest in and an appreciation of the history of the geographic
area in and around the Borough of Metuchen,and the Township of Edison in the
County of Middlesex New Jersey. To fulfill this mission, the Society shall
foster the creation, collection, preservation, and maintenance of physical
material related to the history of Metuchen and Edison, make the material
available to the public in various formats, and increase public awareness of
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Researching in the Archives
to go to the Archives main page, and it's many sections, to solve your history mystery, and/or contact us.
Want to join?
to go to the Membership page to join and pay online.
We are now on Facebook
! It's a great place to ask questions about the Metuchen-Edison area and keep up with news and events.
Looking for the old website?
If you are looking for previously posted information go to Jim Halpin's collection of old photos. www.jhalpin.com. here is a link to our old web site pages