Books tagged: cemetery research

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Find Your Roots Now!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
Find Your Roots Now! is a step-by-step guide for beginning genealogists. This publication combines the power of the Internet with sound research practices. Readers will learn the fundamental skills needed to properly build a family tree beginning with themselves and working backward in time. The National Archives, Internet and DNA research methods are covered in detail.
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From Clark Gable and Jean Harlow, to Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor, and everyone in between, “Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide” provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities in what has been described by Time magazine as the “Disneyland of Death,” along with personal and professional biographies.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For more than 100 years, Hollywood Forever has been the premier burial spot for Hollywood’s top celebrities. Today, it’s a leading tourist destination for fans who want to pay their respects to their favorite stars. “Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities.
When a Loved One Dies: Preparing a Dignified and Meaningful Goodbye
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
When a Loved One Dies, by author Katherine Mariaca-Sullivan is a how-to book for families and friends struggling to create a dignified and meaningful goodbye for their loved ones. Born out of necessity the book examines the funeral industry from one who has been embroiled in it and who wants to help others navigate through it.
Valhalla Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, near Los Angeles, was founded in 1923, and is the oldest cemetery in the San Fernando Valley. Although more closely associated with the aviation industry than entertainment, Valhalla contains the graves of many well-known and legendary entertainers and celebrities, and this book provides a detailed guide to find their final resting places.
Home of Peace Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Home of Peace Memorial Park in East Los Angeles contains the final resting places of some of the biggest names in the history of Hollywood, including MGM studio chief Louis B. Mayer, Universal Studios founder Carl Laemmle, three of the four movie-making Warner brothers, and two of the Three Stooges –- Curly and Shemp.
Calvary Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The original Calvary Cemetery was one of the first burial grounds in Los Angeles. This book provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly two dozen celebrities, from the Barrymores; to silent film stars including Mabel Normand, Pola Negri and Ramon Novarro; to recent stars like Lou Costello and Irene Dunne; and even Ronald Reagan’s parents.
Tom Poorman Baseball Player From Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
My ebook looks at a versatile and little known major league baseball player of the pre-modern era (before 1903). I have empasized the family heritage of Tom Poorman, as well as his baseball career. Poorman played in the late 19th century, a time when games often ended in ties because of darkness. I hope that my research will create more interest in the history of baseball's early players.
Northern Pacific Railway Employees In Fargo North Dakota
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes as much ancestral information as I could find on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.