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Old Burying Grounds at Lincoln & Concord ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 Calendar [US & UK holidays]. Take a stroll through Old Hill Burying Ground in Concord and scale it’s lofty peak. Discover what stories it holds from the past set in stone as it gazes... More > down upon the sleepy town of Concord century after century. The hilly old burial ground behind Bemis Hall in Lincoln is an historical treasure box of old gravestones, and not far away in Lincoln Cemetery stand some amazing old Colonial Era stones. This area of the country is steeped in both history and color making for a superb photo book calendar!< Less
Old First Parish Burying Ground at Rockport ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 Deluxe (glossy). [North American & UK Holidays]. This calendar features breathtaking scenery from the Old First Parish Burying Ground that sits atop a hill overlooking the summer resort town... More > of Rockport, Massachusetts and the great ocean beyond to which this town has been tied throughout it's long history. Rockport is nestled next to the larger city of Gloucester at the end of Cape Ann which juts eastward reaching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. The beauty of the blue sky & seascape sits in stark contrast to the sobering epitaphs inscribed into the gravestones set within the confines of this ancient burying ground.< Less
North Parish Burying Ground at North Andover ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 year. US Holidays Edition. This is part of a series of calendars called Old Gravestones of Massachusetts. This calendar will focus on the beautiful country landscape and interesting old... More > gravestones within the walls of the Old Burying Ground located in North Andover, Massachusetts. In this calendar I have attempted to capture the wonderful sense of history within its grounds while showcasing the majestic views that can be experienced in this burying ground which was established about 1660 on a hillside once considered remote.< Less
Epitaphs ~ from an old New England town ~ Reading, Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 Edition. This calendar contains photos and epitaphs transcribed at the Laurel Hill Cemetery also known as the Old Reading Cemetery located in the town of Reading, on the North Shore of... More > Massachusetts. Some real interesting old gravestone art here as well.< Less
Old Burying Ground at Lexington ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 Edition. (US, UK, German, Dutch holidays). Unique and colorful calendar. Lexington, Massachusetts sits in a unique position in American History and is known for her pivotal involvement in this... More > country’s 1776 Revolution. Inside the pages of this calendar you will find gravestones dating back to a time long before the American Revolution. This calendar is a photo book of Colonial Era gravestones from the Seventeenth Century onward ~ a fascinating visual journey.< Less
Old Burial Hill at Marblehead ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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2016 calendar. (US & International holidays) Take a stroll up the rocky hill and visit some of the most interesting and well-inscribed gravestones in all of New England. Once at the top, enjoy... More > the beautiful seascape and the rocky crevices that make up this enchanting place. Old Burial Hill at Marblehead, Massachusetts is one of the oldest burying grounds in New England. The history of Marblehead and it's earliest settlers are forever connected to the encompassing sea.< Less
The Old Burying Grounds of Salem ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts By John Glassford
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Year 2016 photobook calendar. (US & UK holidays). This colorful calendar brings together a nice mix of old-time gravestone art from three old burying grounds in Salem, Massachusetts. The... More > gravestones featured in this calendar can be found in Broad Street Cemetery, Old Burying Point at Charter Street and at St. Peter's Church gardens located behind the Visitor's Center. Salem is a town rich in history. Take joy in flipping each page of this calendar as the year unfolds month by month!< Less
Old Gravestones of Massachusetts: The First Burial Ground at North Andover By John Glassford
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The First Burial Ground at North Andover ~ Old Gravestones of Massachusetts [high quality paperback]. This photo-book is a partial inventory of select interesting gravestones of the early settlers of... More > the Andovers. Each page jumps out at you with vibrant high-quality photographs of not only gravestones but of details of symbols and epitaphs and landscapes. In-depth narratives accompany each set of photos and most are focused on the symbols found on each gravestone. Included in this book is a list of names of the individuals resting under each featured gravestone with a glossary of gravestone symbols rounding out the pages of this book.< Less
The Second Burial Ground at North Andover: A Study of a Nineteenth Century Massachusetts Burying Ground By John Glassford
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The Second Burial Ground at North Andover: A Study of a Nineteenth Century Massachusetts Burying Ground [high quality paperback/photo book]. Laid out in 1817, the Second Burying Ground was a... More > necessary addition to the town as the old burying ground was filling up and a new location was needed. Second Burying Ground is located but a few steps from the common at North Andover in the old town center just around the bend from the Historical Society and up the hill from the church. It is a quiet place, seemingly forgotten about due to its placid position perched high up on Academy Road. Although some of the gravestones bear the scars of time, the majestic beauty of the landscape in stark white winters, colorful autumns, green hazy summer days and springtime blooms make a visit all worthwhile. This book is an in-depth study of a selection of extant gravestones and the individuals that now rest eternal in this tranquil historical place.< Less
Sawyer Hill Burying Ground ~ photo journal of an old New England graveyard By John Glassford
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Sawyer Hill Burying Ground ~ a photo-journal of an old New England graveyard (high quality paperback). This old graveyard tucked away in the back of Newburyport, Massachusetts quietly stationed along... More > a hard-to-find trail in a heavily wooded area solemnly stands as a testament to our past. It is a place where our forefathers slumber in solace under a canopy of lofty towering pines. Most of the graves are from the eighteenth century and the beginning of the nineteenth century. On the pages of this book we tour a number of the gravestones still standing here and we review the symbols on the stones as the emotions of our ancestors are brought into focus as we step from stone to stone. These pages contain envelope research data (names, dates, maiden names), detailed descriptions of symbolism found on the face of each stone, transcriptions of inscriptions and epitaphs, and interesting gravestone oddities. I trust there is a little something in this book for everyone. Take my hand and let’s start the adventure!< Less