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Buried Treasures in Mount Hope Cemetery

By on September 18, 2018
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A Presentation by The Greece Historical Society

At 7:00PM on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, Greece Public Library, 2 Vince Tiffany Blvd., Greece.

Richard Reisem will introduce his new book “Buried Treasures in Mount Hope Cemetery,” a 230 page field guide to historic Mount Hope Cemetery. The book includes photographs from two outstanding photographers, Don Hall and Ron Richardson. 

During his presentation Reisem will introduce several permanent cemetery residents from Revolutionary War times to 2017 to show the breadth of the more than 650 biographical sketches in the book.

Author Richard Reisem.

Author Richard Reisem.

There are about 350,000 people who have taken up permanent residence since the cemetery’s establishment. All of them may have important stories to tell, the range and diversity of the people whose stories are told provide a fascinating tableau of Rochester history.

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