Reading the Landscape: 31

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New Jersey was the last state in the northeast to outlaw slavery. Look closely enough at enough old cemeteries, and you can figure out where all the bodies are  buried.

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3 comments

  1. I love churchyard grave stones. Something very peaceful about a graveyard inside a churchyard. These are beautiful pictures.

  2. Beautiful photos. I really like exploring old graveyards like this. There are plenty to be found in historic areas in the south like Charleston. Haven’t been up north much.

    1. New Jersey has lots of them.

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