Gone home! But sometimes the address seems to change . . . .
The monument of George Jago compels interest for its use of a popular song and its odd iconography.
The most expensive monument in the cemetery supports the posturings of the Slifer family.
An informal presentation of some floral shots I’ve taken. No commentary.
A fascinatingly literal conceit on an otherwise handsome obelisk monument.
JAMES WILLIAM FOSTER monument, Union Cemetery, Leesburg, VA. Photo of the JAMES WILLIAM FOSTER monument: author. That was JAMES WILLIAM FOSTER, in case you missed it. Often you can’t know who is responsible for the text on a funerary monument. Sometimes a shrewd guess is possible, such as when the monument antedates the subject’s death; …