Tag Archives: Cemetery

Baltimore November 2014

Related Posts: Vancouver/Alaska September 2014: Compilation.

***

Canton, Baltimore:

Baltimore November 01

Baltimore November 02

Baltimore November 03

Baltimore November 04

Baltimore November 06

Baltimore November 07

Baltimore November 08

Baltimore November 09

Baltimore November 10

Baltimore November 12

Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum:

Baltimore November 13

Baltimore November 16

Baltimore November 17

Baltimore November 19

Baltimore November 21

Baltimore November 22

Baltimore November 23

Baltimore November 24

Baltimore November 25

Baltimore November 26

Westminster Hall and Burying Ground:

Baltimore November 27

Baltimore November 28

Baltimore November 29

Baltimore November 30

Baltimore November 36

Baltimore November 39

Baltimore November 40

Baltimore November 41

Baltimore November 43

Baltimore November 45

Baltimore November 46

***

Please visit my store: thepoetandtheflea.storenvy.com!

For more updates, follow me on facebooktumblr and twitter.

***

Copyright 2014 by G. E. Gallas

Advertisements

Adventure in Tomahawk Cemetery (est. 1870)

Related Post: Cross-Country Adventure Hiatus!

***

Not much happened on the road… But this was the highlight of my cross-country trip!

To my surprise, right next to our hotel in Kansas was this charming 19th-century cemetery. So I thought I’d jump the very short fence with my shiba inu Nikki (who I had to throw over) and have ourselves a little adventure. 🙂

The most interesting tidbit about Tomahawk Cemetery is that there is a total of 65 marked unknown graves.

During a street widening project in the early 1990s, the City of Overland Park identified 30 obvious graves that would have to be relocated to another area of the cemetery to accommodate utilities. Some graves were missing headstones and many stones were illegible… Some of the graves identified had headstones that were moved, and for those missing headstones, new granite markers were be placed. While moving the graves, a large number of unmarked graves were uncovered, moved, and also marked. —Johnson County KSGenWeb

Tomahawk 01

Tomahawk 02

Tomahawk 03

Tomahawk 04

Tomahawk 05

Tomahawk 06

Tomahawk 07

Tomahawk 08

Tomahawk 09

Tomahawk 10

Tomahawk 11

Tomahawk 12

Tomahawk 13

Tomahawk 14

Tomahawk 15

Tomahawk 16

Tomahawk 17

Tomahawk 18

Tomahawk 19

Tomahawk 20

Tomahawk 21

***

Please visit my store: thepoetandtheflea.storenvy.com!

For more updates, follow me on facebooktumblr and twitter.

***

Copyright 2013 by G. E. Gallas