The Forgotten Cemeteries of San Francisco | Noe Valley
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St. Philip’s Church | 725 Diamond Street, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
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.