Tag Archives: Utah cemetery

An introduction to graveyards in the West

Pioneer Cemeteries: Sculpture Gardens of the Old West by Annette Stott My rating: 2 of 5 stars It’s rare for me to give a cemetery book such a low rating, but it’s rare for a cemetery book to contain so … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #54: Salt Lake City Cemetery

Salt Lake City Cemetery 200 N Street Salt Lake City, Utah 84103 Telephone: (801) 596-5020 Email: cemetery@slcgov.com Founded: 1847 Size: 120 acres Number of Interments: more than 124,000 Open: Year-round from 8 a.m. to dusk Since the Latter-day Saints are … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wildlife

In March 2008, I visited Salt Lake City for the World Horror Convention.  The con committee was so amazingly helpful that when I asked about visiting cemeteries, they assigned a driver to help me reach Mount Olivet Cemetery, out near … Continue reading

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