Tag Archives: children’s grave

Thumbnail Encyclopedia of Cemetery History

Silent Cities: the Evolution of the American Cemetery by Kenneth Jackson My rating: 3 of 5 stars This reference book (so-called because the photos are reproduced too small to be enjoyed without a magnifying glass) is chock-full of fascinating cemetery … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #24: Jack London’s gravesite

Jack London State Historic Park 2400 London Ranch Road Glen Ellen, California 95442 Telephone: (707) 938-5216 Established: The date the children were buried is unknown. London joined them in 1916. Number of interments: At least four Open: The Park is … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Numbers

This tiny little lamb is sacred to the memory of a boy who died at the age of one year, eight months, and eight days old. Figuring the length of a life to the day was common in the later … Continue reading

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