Author Topic: The uncovering of Sand Hills Cemetery  (Read 404 times)

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The uncovering of Sand Hills Cemetery
« on: March 30, 2020, 08:33:06 AM »
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Underneath a forgotten Northside shopping mall lies the remains of a 19th century cemetery associated with the yellow fever epidemic of 1888.


Read More: https://www.thejaxsonmag.com/article/the-uncovering-of-sand-hills-cemetery/
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Re: The uncovering of Sand Hills Cemetery
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2020, 09:29:04 AM »
All I get at the link is the same image shown above. No article.

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Re: The uncovering of Sand Hills Cemetery
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2020, 09:42:18 AM »
Sorry, that was the wrong link. It is corrected now.
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Re: The uncovering of Sand Hills Cemetery
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2020, 10:39:23 AM »
I can remember friends finding bones out where they built Gateway Mall.  There was also a pond surrounded by cattails that was used as a swimming hole.  We were told not to touch the bones as they "still had yellow fever germs on them".
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