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How to Make Sense of a Mass Grave
A fascinating case study from the Thirty Years' War.
June 23, 2017
La Paz, Bolivia
In La Paz's huge, city-sized cemetery, the deceased are stored in rows of apartment-like buildings.
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Isaac Knight Memorial
A tribute to a 13-year-old boy who was kidnapped in 1793 and miraculously escaped over two years later.
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The oldest operating cemetery in Colorado is the eternal home of some of the Centennial State's most famous residents.
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Brooklyn, New York
Tomb of Secrets at Green-Wood Cemetery
A way to take your secrets to someone else's grave.
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Hilton Sisters Grave
Conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton were stars of the vaudeville circuit.
Sponsored by Dogfish Head Brewery
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Confederate Mass Grave
Oak Woods Cemetery is the final resting place of up to 6,000 confederate soldiers, the largest mass grave in the Western Hemisphere.
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Bukit Cina (Chinese Hill)
The largest Chinese cemetery in the world outside of China dates back to the 15th century.
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All that remains of this small town is its mass grave and the enduring legend of the voodoo priestess who predicted its demise.
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A 19th century family buried their dead among the pines, beneath gravestones styled after ancient Scottish cairns.
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Hank Williams's Gravesite
The country music legend's grave is surrounded by Astroturf because fans kept plucking out the grass.
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East Hampton, New York
Green River Cemetery
This backwater graveyard in the Hamptons became a trendy burial spot and posthumous status symbol for famous artists.
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What Do You Do With Hundreds of Unearthed Human Bones?
When a Philadelphia construction company dug up an old cemetery, local archaeologists stepped in to help—because there was no one else.
April 12, 2017
Dolores Hidalgo Cuna de la Independencia Nacional, Mexico
Mausoleum of José Alfredo Jiménez
A tomb in the shape of a traditional Mexican hat and shawl for the father of modern rancheras.
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Grave of Douglas the Confederate Camel
The final resting place of the camel who served with the Confederate Army during the Civil War.
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The Final Resting Places of 7 Famous Dogs
Man's best friend in life and death.
March 13, 2017
Philadelphia Construction Workers Have Unearthed Dozens of Centuries-Old Coffins
This is how haunted houses are born.
March 10, 2017
Rose Hill Cemetery
At Macon’s oldest cemetery two members of Allman Brothers are buried side by side.
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