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Cemetery for War Dead from Iwo Jima

Date: March 1945
Description: The cemetery for the war dead on Guam. The body of a fighting man who died of wounds received during the battle for Iwo Jima is being lowered into the eart...
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Grave of Pahoppa

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Description: The grave of Pahoppa. This image comes from an Osage album with the inscription: "Compliments of G.W. Parsons."
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Bishop William O'Connor Memorial Chapel

Date: August 19 1973
Description: The Bishop WIlliam O'Connor Memorial Chapel at Resurrection Cemetery, which is a pyramid-shaped building with a spire on top and a cross at the point.
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Reburial of Chief Simon Kahquados

Date: May 30 1931
Description: A group of people pose around the casket containing the body of Chief Simon Onanguisse Kahquados at Peninsula State Park during a reburial ceremony.
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Funeral Floral Offering

Date: 1891
Description: Floral offering built around the form of a steam engine at the funeral of Matt Ellis.
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Lincoln Funeral Car

Date: April 1865
Description: Shrouded Lincoln funeral car stopped along the way to Springfield, Illinois.
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French Cemetery

Date: 1920
Description: French Cemetery. The Stone tombs are the graves of Joseph Rolette and his daughter, Elisabeth.
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French Cemetery

Date: 1915
Description: French Cemetery. The Stone tombs are the graves of Joseph Rolette and his daughter, Elisabeth.
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Open Casket with Body of European American Man

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Description: Open casket with the corpse of an European American man lying inside it wearing a dark-colored suit coat and bow tie. Floral arrangements are placed above...
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"Walsh Pet Cemetery"

Date: September 25 1960
Description: A cemetery for pets near Highway 58. Each burial plot is marked with a small wooden cross. Additionally, several plots have accompanying makeshift tombston...
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An Indian Burying Ground

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Description: View of an Indian cemetery on a Chippewa reservation. People are posing among the graves.
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Old Burial Hill

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Description: A view of Old Burial Hill in Plymouth, Massachusetts.
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Large Burial Vault

Date: 1910
Description: The tomb of the Robinson family, a large burial vault.
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Cemetery

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Description: A view of a cemetery with wooden crosses and bed steads.
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Pile of Remains

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Description: A view of a pile of human skulls and bones in Manilla in the Philippine Isles.
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Tomb of Bayard Taylor

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Description: A view of the tomb of American poet, literary critic, translator, and travel author, Bayard Taylor (1/11/1825 – 12/19/1878) in Longwood, Kennett Square, Pe...
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Dr. Torrey's Residence

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Description: Dr. Torrey (1856-1928), an American evangelist, pastor, educator, and writer, helped to establish the Montrose Bible Conference in 1908. He was later buri...
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Lourdes of America

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Description: View from a stone archway of "Lourdes of America," a shrine of the resurrection of Christ in the Bronx. Two statues of men and two kneeling angels are vis...
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Burial Hill Cemetery

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Description: View of graves at Burial Hill Cemetery, established in 1638. The cemetery is also the site of the Watch Tower, erected in 1643.
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Mary Lyon Tomb

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Description: View of the tomb of Mary Lyon (1797-1849), founder of Wheaton Female Seminary, as well as Mount Holyoke Female Seminary where she also served as president....

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