Some recent thoughts and sites I've come up with and across. Everything on 11/26/04 and before was all entered on 11/26/04 from ClipCache Plus from XRayz Software.
Monday, March 28, 2011
1911 Capitol Fire Commemorated In NY
One example I found researching former and current cemeteries in the former historic theater district of New York City, The Bowery, was of the State Legislature emergency meeting over the construction of the courthouse at 2nd Street and 2nd Avenue, today the "Anthology Film Archives" supported by many in the arts (John Lennon drawings and others arts, media projection rental space and film program venue) and main-stream media, across the street a "marble cemetery" one of two, they the first non-denominational ones in NYC. In the construction, where a former Methodist church had been, their cemetery thought on another nearby block across Second Avenue, the courthouse construction encountered a burial. The special session decided it to be the jurisdiction of the Dept. of Education. However, the perhaps precedent-setting proceedings were lost in the fire. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost