Monthly Archives: November 2011

Cemetery of the Week #40: Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery

Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery 10621 Victory Boulevard North Hollywood, CA 91606 Telephone: (818) 763-9121 Founded: 1923 Size: 63 acres Number of interments: 7000 or more Burbank Aviation Museum can be contacted here: PO Box 1215, Burbank, CA 91501-1215 … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #39: the New Jewish Cemetery of Prague

Novy Zidovsky Hrbitov Vinohradská at Jana Zelivského Vinohrady, Prague, Bohemia, 120 00, Czech Republic Telephone: I’ve found 3 on the internet, all of them different. Established: 1890 Size: 25 acres Number of burials: 15,000 under more than 5000 stones. Open: … Continue reading

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Feeling Alive on the Day of the Dead

The street outside Hollywood Forever swarmed with people.  My dear friend Daniel assumed we would park inside the cemetery gate, but it became clear as we crept up Santa Monica that wasn’t likely to happen.  He made a circle around … Continue reading

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