The delicate landscapes in this antique cemetery are a clue as to how precious its inhabitants are to history.
This cemetery is incredible, with beautiful landscaping and natural features as well as an incredibly varied “collection” (if you will) of tombs and monuments. It’s also the final resting place of such historically significant figures as Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, John Jacob Bausch, and many others.
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Only in Queens: Tasting Our Way Through New York’s Most Diverse Borough
Manhattan may have name-brand recognition and Brooklyn a certain cache, but Queens is the city’s largest and most diverse borough. Join us, May 17–20, to dig into Queens’ rich neighborhood life.