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Explore Fort Vancouver’s History By Taking Old City Cemetery Candle Light Walk Oct. 26-27

Explore Fort Vancouver’s History By Taking Old City Cemetery Candle Light Walk Oct. 26-27Many local historical groups around the West use the Halloween season to draw attention to their communities' cemeteries as a way to remember the past, encourage today's residents to learn about early settlers and to raise a little money for restoration projects.

One such community is Vancouver, Washington and it's Old City Cemetery.
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Hear the Ghosts of Doc Holliday, Outlaw Kid Curry Tell Their Stories at Colorado’s Historic Linwood Cemetery

Hear the Ghosts of Doc Holliday, Outlaw Kid Curry Tell Their Stories at Colorado’s Historic Linwood Cemetery The ghosts of Doc Holliday, outlaw Kid Curry, and a host of gunmen, gamblers, soiled doves and pioneer settlers will once again make a rare appearance this October 2012 at the Frontier Historical Society and Museum's 13th annual Ghost Walk, held at t...
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Deadwood's Other Graveyard: Historic Saint Ambrose Cemetery Has a Future

Deadwood's Other Graveyard: Historic Saint Ambrose Cemetery Has a Future Some simply call it Deadwood's other cemetery, while others don't even know that it's there, but all that's about to change for the Black Hills' historic Saint Ambrose Cemetery.

Established as a Catholic graveyard around 1880 by Deadwood's Saint Ambro...
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