A City of the Dead: Stories, Symbols, and Stone of Oakland Cemetery

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Date & Time: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Suggested Audiences: Middle School, High School, Adult, Elders, College
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Alpharetta Branch Library
10 Park Plaza
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Cost: Free
Description: Presented by Marcy Breffle, Oakland Cemetery Education Manager

Founded in 1850, Oakland Cemetery is one of Atlantas oldest green spaces and cultural landmarks. From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Margaret Mitchell to golf legend Bobby Jones, more than 70,000 Georgians rest in this city of the dead. Join us for a behind-the-stones presentation on Oakland Cemetery. From scandalous residents to Victorian burial culture, youll learn all about this Atlanta treasure.

Registration not required.

Please contact Jeff S. Stinson (404-613-6736) if you have questions or would like more information.
More Information: Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/821408521646494/
E-mail: Jeffrey.Stinson@fultoncountyga.gov
Phone: 404-613-6736
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System (LibraryComments@fultoncountyga.gov)

Created: December 18, 2019 at 11:16 AM

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