Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

With fondest remembrance

Inscribed in stone, the past lives on at Oakland Cemetery

May 26, 2013
By BARBARA WALLACE HUGHES, bwh@messengernews.net , Messenger News

Memorial Day, which was formerly known as Decoration Day, has been a part of the official American experience since at least 1868. Oakland Cemetery, which is on the Register of Historic Places, pre-dates the observance.

 
 

 

I am looking for: