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People's Memorial Cemetery

Crater Road, Petersburg, VA
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A Community Act of Love

People's Memorial Cemetery was "run down" and not cared for. It is the cemetery where my uncle... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
emilydecarloblessed
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Hopewell, Virginia
Interesting

A historically black cemetery almost directly across from Blandford. It's free, it's historical... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2016
Dona B
,
Richmond, Virginia
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3 weeks ago
“A Community Act of Love”
Jan 5, 2016
“Interesting”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Crater Road, Petersburg, VA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People's Memorial Cemetery was "run down" and not cared for. It is the cemetery where my uncle, aunts, grandmothers, grandfather, and father are buried. After The Petersburg National Parks restored it, it is now beautiful and a welcoming place to "visit" the graves of relatives....More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

A historically black cemetery almost directly across from Blandford. It's free, it's historical, it's small, and the road is visible from everywhere in the cemetery.

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Reviewed 26 January 2014

Much like slavery, this place is a tragedy. We were shocked not that it was on the National Register of Historic Places, but that it was in such horrific condition. Honestly, I have no idea how the City of Petersburg, to whom it is deeded,...More

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