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Mary Baker Eddy

This monument was completely in the dark until I illuminated it with flash. Doing so allowed the texture and inscriptions to reveal themselves. I must thank my friend Morrie who helped keep my camera dry under an umbrella while I moved around the structure with the flash. 178 more words


Husband and Wife

Nestled at the base of a giant maple tree are the graves of this husband and wife. Her stone reads-”her example is our inheritance” and his reads, “the master called and found him”. 22 more words


Mount Auburn Cemetery

Founded in 1872. Formerly known as the Sharp Street Cemetery. Historically known as the “City of the Dead for Colored People.” The cemetery is documented in the Maryland Historical Trust’s… 94 more words