Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond Virginia overlooks the James River, home of two presidents (three if you count Jefferson Davis.

Graves of Confederate soldiers in Hollywood Cemetery, with board markers.

Graves of Confederate soldiers in Hollywood Cemetery, with board markers.We have a graveyard like this one on my cousin's property.There are confederate soldiers there too and in our family.

Guarding Her Grave  This is the famous cast iron dog in Hollywood Cemetery-Richmond, Virginia. Little Florence Bree's brother begged his father for this dog, which used to stand outside a merchant's shop in Richmond. The father eventually bought the dog for him and when his little sister Florence died of scarlet fever the dog was placed at her grave. The dog not only watches over Florence but also was put there to save it from being melted down for confederate bullets during the Civil War…

Guarding Her Grave This is the famous cast iron dog in Hollywood…

☫ Angelic ☫ winged cemetery angels and zen statuary - Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia

☫ Angelic ☫ winged cemetery angels and zen statuary - Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia

Washington state's Saar Pioneer Cemetery contains an unusual grave. It's the resting place of John C. Monster (1851-1890) and his child "Baby Monster" (1888-1889).

The word “monster” originally meant “deformed”. A monster could be conjoined twins or a hideously deformed human infant. It was only in the century that monster came to mean any cruel or alien creature. The Saar Pioneer Cemetery, Kent, Washington, USA.

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