Archival Collections
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library

Woodlawn Cemetery records, 1863-1999. 

Creator: 
Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.)
Phys. Desc: 
approximately 800 linear feet
Location: 
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
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Biographical Note

Woodlawn Cemetery was founded in 1863 in the Bronx, New York, and today maintains one of the largest assemblages of above-ground mausolea in North America. Many notable figures in the worlds of commerce, literature, music, and politics are buried there.

Scope and Contents

This collection includes records created and collected by the Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx, New York, during the course of their operations between 1863 and circa 1990.

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