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Cemetery of the Week #160: St. Ann’s Cemetery

Saint Ann’s Cemetery also called Sainte Anne’s Cemetery or the Catholic Cemetery Garrison Road & Custer Street Mackinac State Park Mackinac Island, Michigan 49757 GPS: Lat: 45° 51′ 29″N, Lon: 84° 37′ 16″W Founded: early 1850s Size: 2 acres Number of … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #152: Congressional Cemetery

Congressional Cemetery 1801 E Street SE, Washington, DC 20003 Founded: 1790 Size: 35 acres Number of Interments: 67,000 burials and more than 14,000 stones Open: Daily from dawn to dusk. Free tours are available on Saturdays at 11 AM from … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #122: the Graveyard at Acoma Pueblo

The Graveyard at Acoma Pueblo aka San Esteban del Rey Mission Churchyard Acoma Pueblo Cibola County New Mexico Founded: 1629 Size: 2000 square feet Number of interments: unknown Open: Winter hours are in effect from the end of November until … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Old

I’ve never participated in the Post-A-Week challenge before, so here’s my first attempt. This is a photo of the Bethany Lutheran Indian Cemetery in St. Louis, Michigan.  The cemetery dates from the 184os. When German evangelist Edward R. Baeierlein arrived … Continue reading

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