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Sunday’s Cemetery 30

September 27, 2015 | Family | Permalink

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Spring Hill Cemetery Park is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Cemeteries. Every city has one. They are mysterious, historic, haunting and, to me, fascinating.  I developed a fondness for cemeteries as a boy.

Now whenever I’m out of town, I always make it a point to visit a cemetery.  To me, they are better than any mountain range, skyline or other popular tourist attraction.  They are hidden treasures containing a wealth of information about communities and the people who lived there.

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Sunday’s Cemetery 29

September 13, 2015 | Family | Permalink

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Edmondson Presbyterian Cemetery’s setting makes visitors feel like they have walked into an enchanted forest.

Cemeteries. Every city has one. They are mysterious, historic, haunting and, to me, fascinating.  I developed a fondness for cemeteries as a boy.

Now whenever I’m out of town, I always make it a point to visit a cemetery.  To me, they are better than any mountain range, skyline or other popular tourist attraction.  They are hidden treasures containing a wealth of information about communities and the people who lived there.

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Sunday’s Cemetery 28

September 6, 2015 | Family | Permalink

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The McGavock Family Cemetery and the Confederate Cemetery (below) are located on the grounds of the historic Federal-style Carnton Planatation.

Cemeteries. Every city has one. They are mysterious, historic, haunting and, to me, fascinating.  I developed a fondness for cemeteries as a boy.

Now whenever I’m out of town, I always make it a point to visit a cemetery.  To me, they are better than any mountain range, skyline or other popular tourist attraction.  They are hidden treasures containing a wealth of information about communities and the people who lived there.

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Sunday’s Cemetery 27

August 30, 2015 | Family | Permalink

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A headstone belonging to one of the more than 3,000 loyal pets who have been buried in Cedar Hills Pet Cemetery since it opened in the early ’70s.

Cemeteries. Every city has one. They are mysterious, historic, haunting and, to me, fascinating.  I developed a fondness for cemeteries as a boy.

Now whenever I’m out of town, I always make it a point to visit a cemetery.  To me, they are better than any mountain range, skyline or other popular tourist attraction.  They are hidden treasures containing a wealth of information about communities and the people who lived there.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

Sunday’s Cemetery 26

August 23, 2015 | Family | Permalink

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Pioneer Cemetery, located in Peninsula State Park in Fish Creek, WI, serves as the burial site of Increase Claflin who was the first white settler in Door County.

Cemeteries. Every city has one. They are mysterious, historic, haunting and, to me, fascinating.  I developed a fondness for cemeteries as a boy.

Now whenever I’m out of town, I always make it a point to visit a cemetery.  To me, they are better than any mountain range, skyline or other popular tourist attraction.  They are hidden treasures containing a wealth of information about communities and the people who lived there.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

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