Collections tagged Historic sites

Mount Auburn Cemetery

Mount Auburn Cemetery

Established in 1831, Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is the first rural cemetery in the country. 19th-century records tell the story of the initial vision and how it is has evolved as a designed landscape and burial site. Including letters between its founding...

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Histoire des collections du Mobilier national (France)

Histoire des collections du Mobilier national (France)

Découverte historique à travers les centaines de registres qui ont consigné la présence des collections dans les Palais depuis le XVIIe siècle, etc.

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2024 Travel Diaries Transcribe-A-Thon

2024 Travel Diaries Transcribe-A-Thon

To celebrate the warmer weather and the beginning of Spring and Summer travel season, for this Transcribe-A-Thon we will be transcribing travel diaries! These diaries contain the itineraries of Sandy Spring residents as they traveled to various destinations around the world, such as the American...

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Princeton Expeditions to Syria (1899, 1904-1905, 1909)

Princeton Expeditions to Syria (1899, 1904-1905, 1909)

Welcome to the transcription project for the Howard Crosby Butler Archive! We need your help to bring the story of monumental expeditions to Syria back to the modern world. These expedition notebooks within the archive detail information about the ancient world not present in...

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Mauritius BM Project

Mauritius BM Project

The Bois Marchand Cemetery was established in 1867, due to the malaria epidemic. The land was donated by the Marchand family. The Archive consists of Burial Registers (BR) and Graves Purchased Books (GPB), in the form of bound printed forms. They were written in English and on a daily basis from...

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