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The Forgotten Cemeteries of San Francisco | Noe Valley

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Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 for general public. Free if you're an SFHA member

St. Philip’s Church | 725 Diamond Street, San Francisco, CA

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SF History Night | Pacific Heights

The San Francisco History Association hosts monthly talks which explore our city’s enchanting history in depth.

Each month, a local history expert hosts a themed talk usually accompanied by a slide show with light refreshments.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
SF History Night | Pacific Heights

Guest Speaker Dale Seuss will talk about the cemeteries that once dotted the landscape in western San Francisco.

Dale is a former historian for Cypress Lawn Cemetery a co-founding member of the California Historical Cemetery Alliance and has served on the board of directors of the Old City Cemetery in Sacramento. As a noted historian in the field of mortuary customs, creative rituals, cemetery art and memorialization, Dale is one of the most knowledgeable speakers in his field and has lectured widely nationwide while also serving as a consultant to many funeral establishments. He owns an extensive collection of funerary items, slides, and photographs, and has researched, visited and photographed numerous cemeteries on the West Coast.

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Cost: $5*
*$5 for general public. Free if you're an SFHA member
Categories: *Top Pick*, Lectures & Workshops
Address: 725 Diamond Street, San Francisco, CA