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Memorial Weekend Walking Tour of Mount Hope Cemetery

When: Sat., May 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 2018
Price: $ 10 / Free for veterans & their families, & active military.
Tour guide Dennis Carr will provide a unique history of Rochester as seen through the lens of our veterans buried in Mount Hope Cemetery from the Revolutionary War to today. The walking tour will visit graves of veterans from the rank of private to the rank of general. Dennis will also explain the nineteenth-century concept of the “good death” and how wars have changed American attitudes and beliefs about death and dying.

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