Siting in the Bluestone Reservation Area, Summer County, West Virginia: 1750-1997,
by Rebecca K. Cottle, This paper is in Adobe Acrobat Format. You will need to download the file,
open it in Acrobat, and then you can print it. A few of its internally linked graphics seem to be non-functioning,
but even so, it is well worth it to get a free copy of this remarkable paper on an in depth look at
southern burials and customs.
History of Government Furnished Headstones and Markers
Interment.net (Cemetery Records)
Markers of Change: Gravestones in the Boonslick (Missouri)
Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans (Louisiana)
Slot-and-Tab Tombs (Mostly Georgia)
Smith County Tennessee Cemeteries
Be sure to scroll down to the list of cemeteries!
Southern Graveshelters and English Lych-gates (Alabama)
Triangular Burial Monuments (Tennessee)
The Association for Gravestone Studies
The Political Graveyard
USGenWeb Archives, Obituary Project
USGenWeb Archives, Tombstone Project
Bell, Edward L.
Vestiges of Mortality
& Remembrance, A Bibliography on the Historical Archaeology of Cemeteries.
Scarecrow Press, Inc. 1994., ISBN: 0-8108-2893-6
(A book listing books on cemeteries.)
The Coming Plague, Newly Emerging Diseases in a World
out of Balance.
Farr, Straus, and Giroux, 1994; ISBN: 0-374-12626-1 (hc)
Penguin, 1995, ISBN: 0 14 02.5091 3 (pbk)
(A great book on dieases, past, present, and future.)
Hume, Ivor Nöel
Martins Hundred; The Discovery of a Lost Colonial Virginia Settlement
Alfred A. Knopf, 1979-1982, ISBN: 0 -394-50728-2
Republished by Dell Publishing Co., Inc. ISBN 0-385-29281-3
(The story of the discovery, massacre, and burials at Martins Hundred.)
Iserson, Kenneth V., M.D.
Death to Dust
Galen Press Ltd. 1974, ISBN: 1883620074
(A second edition contains a section on post mortem photography.)
Little, Ruth M.; (Tim Buchman - Photographer)
Sticks & Stones: Three Centuries of North Carolina Gravemarkers
Trade Cloth, ISBN: 0-807-82417-8
(Richard Hampton Jenrette Series in Architecture and the Decorative Arts)
Nuland, Sherwin B.
How We Die
Alfred A. Knopf, 1994, ISBN: 0-679-41461-4
Republished by Vintage Books, 1995. ISBN: 0-679-74244-1
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