• A sailor's grave by the sea

    Blue-toned print of a dog lying on a grave at the seashore with a wrecked vessel in the shallow water just offshore. Under print: "Words and Music by Paul Dresser." Cover artist unknown.

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  • Printed advertisement for "Proposals for Iron Head Blocks" from the Quartermaster General's Office

    United States -- Army -- Quartermaster's Dept

    Advertisement dealing with iron head blocks for graves of soldiers buried in national cemeteries. Advertisement includes number of head blocks requested by location (8-12,000 for Memphis and 15-20,000…

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  • Tombstone of Alvin C. York

    Tombstone of Alvin C. York with brass plaque and engraved decorations. The decorations above the plaque depict York's Congressional Medal of Honor, a rifle with bayonet attached, and an M1917 "Tommy"…

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  • Scobey family women in the McGavock Confederate Cemetery

    Three women from the Scobey family at the McGavock Confederate Cemetery during the Confederate reunion.

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  • Gravesite of Alvin C. York and Gracie L. York

    Gravesite of Alvin C. York and his wife Gracie L. York. The site is decorated with a stone cross and stone angel and two tombstones. There is a flagpole immediately behind the site. 35mm slide labeled…

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  • Tomb of Alvin C. York

    Tennessee. Dept. of Conservation

    The gravesite of Sergeant Alvin C. York and his wife, Gracie, near Pall Mall, Tennessee. A flag is flying above the grave. Other burial plots, the grounds of the cemetery, and the surrounding landscap…

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  • McGavock Confederate Cemetery, Franklin, Tennessee

    Scobey family women in the McGavock Confederate Cemetery during the Confederate reunion in Franklin, Tenn.

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  • Articles of agreement between W. A. Wainwright and W. R. Cornelius of Nashville

    United States -- Army -- Quartermaster's Dept

    Agreement between Wainwright and Cornelius for the construction of approximately 2,000 headboards for graves at a cost of $0.75 each. Stipulates where headboards are to be delivered, their appropriate…

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  • Gravestones

    Lawless, Elaine

    A gravestone, tilting to the right. There are two gravestones, a fence and trees in background. The location is a cemetery on the Edwards's family land in Hurricane, Tennessee. This image was captured…

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  • General Andrew Jackson's Mother Did Not Die on the Roadside

    Gaines, John W. (John Wesley), 1860-1926

    Nashville Banner print giving details of the death and burial of Andrew Jackson's mother. The broadside refutes the rumor that Mrs. Jackson was buried on the roadside.

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  • Gravestone

    Lawless, Elaine

    A gravestone in the grass, reading "Joseph Ernest Alsup." The location is a cemetery on the Edwards's family land in Hurricane, Tennessee. This image was captured in conjunction with the Tennessee Sta…

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