Behind the Tombstones
Publication:
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Nov 2006, p. 131, 132, , 133


Description
Creator:
John Roszkowski
Media Type:
Newspaper
Image
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Item Types:
Articles
Photographs
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Full article available from Wilmette Public Library
Notes:
Art and history is revealed at older cemeteries of Chicago and suburbs. Photographs include the Haymarket Martyrs Monument and a druid figure at the Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park; a child's grave, and Lulu Fellows statue at Rosehill Cemetery; Angel statue at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Evanston; Mausoleum of Potter Palmer and his wife, Bertha Honore at Graceland Cemetery in Chicago; Father Edward J. Vattman monument at Fort Sheridan Post Cemetery in Highland Park; A gravesite from 1869 at Evergreen Cemetery in Barrington; Grave from Jewish Waldheim Cemetery in Forest Park; Limestone trees at Boheomian National Cemetery in Chicago; Bishops' Mausoleum at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Hillside

Comments by Helen Sclair, aka "Cemetery Lady"
Date of Publication:
2 Nov 2006
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Sclair, Helen
Local identifier:
Wilmette.News.285457
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Behind the Tombstones


Full article available from Wilmette Public Library