Photograph by Robert Holmes/CORBIS
Save Our Cemeteries is proud to have been mentioned in a September 28th article in the Smithsonian Magazine online (Smithsonian.com).
“This is the second cemetery where we’ve had an emergency operation like this,” Adam Stevenson, president of Save Our Cemeteries tells Welch while observing emergency repairs at Valence Cemetery following a break-in. “Between here and Lafayette No. 2…there were about 20-odd open vaults. Something just had to be done.”
Read the whole article here:
“Volunteers are Struggling to Maintain New Orleans’ Iconic Tombs” – Smithsonian Magazine