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Historic Oakland Cemetery

Staycationers Historic Oakland Cemetery is a great place to visit. 

It is a huge gardening cemetery.   

This is Maynard Jackson’s grave.He was Atlanta’s first African American Mayor and served for three terms. 30 more words


Nagel Cemetery

Late in November, 1926, I became aware that during the course of some excavations for the 207th Street Yard of the Rapid Transit System of New York City an obliterated burial ground was discovered between 212th Street and 213th Street, near the Harlem River. 734 more words
New York City Cemeteries

History Center Greenhouse Finds New Home at Oakland Cemetery

With the Atlanta Cyclorama moving to the Atlanta History Center and the Cyclorama building set to undergo extensive renovations as it becomes a part of… 286 more words


Summer Cemetery Love

As paranormal investigators, it’s natural for us to have a love of cemeteries. Heck, it’s natural for us to be fascinated with anything and everything having to do with death. 816 more words

Atlanta Ghost Hunters

Atlanta, GA: Six Feet Under

Our travels next took us to Atlanta, where we visited Six Feet Under, a popular pub and fish house across from the famous Oakland Cemetery. 100 more words

Heritage Month - Oakland-Fraternal Cemetery

Since the focus of Memorial Day is to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country, today’s feature is the Oakland & Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park. 162 more words


Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta Georgia

As part of my work, I travel for training. For two weeks in October 2014 I was in Atlanta Georgia. I missed my husband, but I was able to visit Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, GA. 10 more words