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Meet at Oakdale Cemetery, U.S. 64 W. at Valley St.

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Hendersonville, NC 28739
828-545-3179

October 2020

Guided Walk in Historic Oakdale Cemetery

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$10

Join a guided tour of Historic Oakdale Cemetery, Hendersonville’s municipal cemetery which whispers stories of the town’s early days. The famous Italian marble monument which inspired the title of Thomas Wolfe’s novel Look Homeward, Angel is in Oakdale, along with both marked and unmarked graves of historic figures. The heritage of the local African-American community is told in the Black section of the cemetery, while the designated Jewish cemetery reveals how the town grew to embrace ethnic and religious groups…

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November 2020

Guided Walk in Historic Oakdale Cemetery

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$10

Join a guided tour of Historic Oakdale Cemetery, Hendersonville’s municipal cemetery which whispers stories of the town’s early days. The famous Italian marble monument which inspired the title of Thomas Wolfe’s novel Look Homeward, Angel is in Oakdale, along with both marked and unmarked graves of historic figures. The heritage of the local African-American community is told in the Black section of the cemetery, while the designated Jewish cemetery reveals how the town grew to embrace ethnic and religious groups…

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