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Glenwood Cemetery, Philadelphia

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Re: Glenwood Cemetery Philadelphia

Posted: 10 May 2010 2:55PM GMT
Classification: Query
My Great Grandmother lived across the street from the cemetery back in the 1920's. She lived at 1921 N Newkirk street. I remember her telling me about when the cemetery was moved. They used to sit out on their steps and watch. It rained alot at the time and there was a mudslide, causing coffins and corpses to spill out onto Glenwood ave. She recalled people looting the jewelry and one lady who took a mink stole.
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