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Cemetery of the Week #170: Resurrection Cemetery

Resurrection Cemetery 7201 Archer Road Justice, Illinois 60458 (708) 458-4770 Established: 1904 Size: 540 acres Number of interments: approximately 158,000 Open: everyday 8 am to 7 pm   On the outskirts of Chicago, in Justice, Illinois, lies the massive Resurrection … Continue reading

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A provocative exploration of houses for the dead

Monument Builders: Modern Architecture and Death by Edwin Heathcote My rating: 4 of 5 stars I must admit I was so intimidated by this book that I didn’t crack the cover for months after it was given to me. I’m … Continue reading

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