Monday, November 30, 2009
Mount Auburn Cemetery
The Mount Auburn Cemetery located in Watertown and Cambridge, Massachusetts, covers 175 acres, it was founded in 1831. Being America's first landscaped cemetery it is listed as a National Historic Landmark. A few of the notable people with monuments on the grounds are Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Mary Baker Eddy, Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fannie Farmer, Winslow Homer and Julia Ward Howe.