Tag Archives: Cemetery

Ezra Pound Slept Here

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The new headquarters for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is being built on a 176 acre campus on the top of a hill, with sweeping views of downtown Washington DC.  I took of tour of the construction site on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Waterford Fair

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Take a look at the soldier in the center of the picture below.  See anything unusual? “He” is a she. An article in the magazine of the National Archives says that approximately 750 women took part in the Civil War, disguised … Continue reading

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Outside Hampton

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You’d never know, from its peaceful setting, that Hampton sits just a few hundred feet from the Baltimore beltway.  A little traffic noise is all that hints that those trees at the edge of the formal garden covers a large … Continue reading

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Forever to Remember Me

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I love cemeteries.  Not the modern kind with flat name plates that allow lawn mowers to move easily over them, but the old, gothic ones with ornate monuments and marble mausoleums, all shaded by huge oak trees.  So the first place I headed on a recent trip … Continue reading

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