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Halloween is coming and the Lights strung along the edge of the path guide visitors for a twilight tour at Atlanta's Oakland Cemetery, where six Georgia governors and Gone With The Wind author Margaret Mitchell have been laid to rest.

The Black Angel of Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City, IA  - Imgur #stone #angels #sculpture

The Black Angel of Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City, IA [600x899]

Atlanta, Georgia skyline from Oakland Cemetery combines art with architecture.

Atlanta, Georgia skyline from Oakland Cemetery combines art with architecture. I visited this cemetery as a community service project at National Congress. It's one of the most beautiful cemeteries I've been to.

Lion of the Confederacy -  The lion, which guards a field containing the remains of unknown Confederate dead, was commissioned by the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association and carved by T. M. Brady in 1894 out of the largest piece of marble quarried from north Georgia up to that time. Though Brady claimed that the design was original, with a few exceptions it is actually a near copy of the Swiss Lion of Lucerne.

The Lion of the Confederacy, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta Georgia. Brady in this statue guards a field containing the remains of both Union and Confederate dead.

The Confederate Obelisk at historic Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Confederate Obelisk at historic Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia. - Free Stock Photo Id: 12302 MB)

"We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another."

pentydeval: (via Amour Artful / “Broken Wings - Oakland Cemetery Angel” Fine Art Print par Mark Tisdale

Oakland Cemetery Greenhouse Weddings

Oakland Cemetery Greenhouse Weddings

Unusual headstone in Oakland Cemetery in Little Rock Arkansas. This looks as though a blanket has been casually laid on the headstone;  it even partially obscures the deceased name.

Unusual headstone in Oakland Cemetery in Little Rock Arkansas. This looks as though a blanket has been casually laid on the headstone; it even partially obscures the deceased name.

Oakland Cemetery (Iowa City, Iowa) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

》Lissette Joie《 The Black Angel located in the Oakland Cemetery in Iowa City Iowa is known to bring death to those who touch her.

February 9th & 15th, 2014: Discover Oakland Cemetery's most touching love stories on a Valentine's Day tour!

Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia. - known for fabulous gardens as well as Civil War tombstones.

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