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Catalog Number L1990.0121.A.0029
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description This black and white photograph depicts Union Cemetery located between Academy Street and Garfield Street in Laconia, on September 14, 1953.

In the foreground is grass covered ground. In the center foreground is a square raised area of ground surrounded by stone edging.There are two low stone gravestones within the raised area on the upper right corner. In the middleground is another raised area also surrounded by stone edging. There are low stone posts on each corner of the raised area and also in the side-centers. There is a flagpole with a flag on it stuck into the ground in the raised area in the back . On the far left in the middleground is a dirt driveway which proceeds from left to right. There is an automobile parked in the driveway. In the background are several gravestones, grave markers, some tall, some short. In the background on the far left is a tall gravestone with a cross on top. In the center background is a large gravestone with lettering carved on it stating "Carroll". In the far background are additional gravestones and grave markers and trees. Also in the very far background on the left are hills. On the back is written " '53".
Date September 14, 1953
Earliest Date 1953.0
Latest Date 1953.0
Place Academy Street, Garfield Street, Laconia
Additional Information 0.0
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
Search Terms Laconia
Union Cemetery
Garfield Street
Academy Street
Subjects 1950s
Cemeteries
Graves
Gravestones
Graveyards
Markers
Stonework
Stone working
Flagpoles
Flags
Driveways
Grasses
Lawns
Yards
Trees
Automobiles
Cars
Transportation
Hills
Crosses