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The War Dead

In my diary entry as a young child I detailed my trip around the battlefields of France with my grandparents. I wrote very little, but made sure I drew the most prominent feature of the trip, the graves of the war dead. 306 more words

Oakland Cemetery's Halloween Tours

This event requires you to buy tickets in advance and I’ll have to warn you that it may be sold out.  But since we’re big supporters of Oakland Cemetery we’d be remiss if we didn’t tell you about this wonderful event.   235 more words

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Halloween at the cemetery

For the last couple of years I’ve enjoyed shooting the Capturing the Spirit Halloween Tours at Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia.

Which of these do you like more? 9 more words

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Oakland and Octane

Hello everyone, I’m sorry for the brief hiatus, but in the past week I have gotten settled into my new apartment in the Southbank of London and started Fall classes. 398 more words

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Oakland Cemetery's Sunday in the Park October 5th

On Sunday, October 5, join the Historic Oakland Foundation at the 35th annual Sunday In the Park! From noon to 6 p.m., we’ll go back in time with a Victorian street festival bustling with art, entertainment, food and more.   134 more words

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Oakland Cemetery Tour: Malts & Vaults of Oakland (September 13)

Location:  Oakland Cemetery 
248 Oakland Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA

Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
Saturday, 5:00 PM

Details:  What do a jousting match, exotic singing birds and the sun god Ra have in common? 169 more words

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Little Rock Look Back: William G. Whipple - LR's 34th Mayor

On August 4, 1834, future Little Rock Mayor William G. Whipple was born in Connecticut.  He attended school in Massachusetts and graduated from Wesleyan University. After studying law at Albany Law School, he moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 211 more words

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