Three links of a chain, the compass and square, a broken bud, and a lamb… What are these symbols trying to communicate? Explore with us as we uncover the hidden meaning behind these and other intriguing symbols left on the headstones by our Victorian ancestors. Parking is located across the street from the 10th Street gate. Workshops are free; however, donations are appreciated and go for restoration and preservation of cemetery artifacts. For more information, call 916.264.7839 or 916.448.0811.
“Symbolism and Victorian Mourning Practices”
Historic City Cemetery
1000 Broadway, Sacramento
Saturday, April 7, 2012, 10AM