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Cemeteries (series), circa 1836-1934

Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Physical description:
.66 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Annual reports
Catalogs
Certificates
Deeds
Engravings
Maps
Programs
Publications
Receipts
Tickets
Date:
1836
1934
circa 1836-1934
Summary:
Consists primarily of deeds, burial permits, receipts, certificates, shares, by-laws, rules and regulations, engravings of monuments, memorial programs, entrance tickets, maps, annual reports, catalogs and publications from cemeteries. There is little information from military cemeteries. Most of the publications discuss the historical background of a particular cemetery and often include images. Several pamphlets discuss cemetery shares and a few addresses are concerned with the proper disposal of dead bodies. The bulk of the material dates from the late 19th century.
Cite as:
Cemeteries series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####
Topic:
Burial
Cemeteries
Sepulchral monuments
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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