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Wootten & Stevens, pt. 5.

In 1977, the late Hugh B. Johnston abstracted a newly discovered volume of the records of Wootten and Stevens, the earliest undertaking firm in Wilson County. 626 more words

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The scraggly oak trees intertwine their branches in a tall ceiling that shades the entire drive. Here, the appropriate view of the eternal isn’t blue and bright, but sheltered and close to the ground.  760 more words

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5 Things You'll See at "Illumine: An Evening of Light and Art in the Gardens"

This Saturday, Oakland Cemetery opens their gates at night for their yearly one-night-only art installation. They’ve lifted the lid and released details about what you’ll see when you visit… 327 more words

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Best places to study in Atlanta

By: Rachel Leavitt, 2nd Global Health

Congratulations on your decision to go to graduate school. Your days will be spent learning from some of the best and brightest in the field, attending lectures, networking events, and studying. 883 more words

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Daffodil Day at Oakland Cemetery (March 19, 2016)

Location:  Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  10:30 AM- 4:00 PM

Details:  For a second year, Historic Oakland Foundation partners with the Georgia Daffodil Society to host Daffodil Day, a springtime celebration of Oakland Cemetery’s ubiquitous bloom! 163 more words

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FREE African American History Tours at Oakland Cemetery (February 6, 11 & 23, 2016)

Location:  Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  February 6, 1:30 PM & 3:30 PM
February 11 & 23, 1:30 PM… 118 more words

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