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Testing finds signs of AfricanAmerican burial ground beneath

Testing finds signs of AfricanAmerican burial ground beneath


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A Burial Ground and Its Dead Are Given Life

A Texas city discovered a mass grave of prison laborers. What should it do with the bodies?


Photographs from the excavation of the 18th-century burial ground are among the displays in the new visitor center. Credit Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times


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2,000 Clandestine Graves: How a Decade of the Drug War Turned Mexico Into a Burial Ground

Bodies believed to be those of 95 black forced-labor prisoners from Jim Crow era unearthed in Sugar Land after one man's quest

Sugar Land's sugar factory in 2012. Ed T/flickr, CC BY

The African Burial Ground Visitor Center in Lower Manhattan includes life-size mourning figures. Credit Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times

Book a tour at African Burial Ground!

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Border fence threatens family burial ground — and a slice of African American history

The centerpiece of the new visitor center exhibits is a life-size tableau of a burial ceremony. Credit Chester Higgins Jr./The New York Times

A mass grave — and chilling secrets from the Jim Crow era — may halt construction of a school in Texas

An 1864 watercolor painting by David J. Kennedy shows coffins protruding from the ground at


Wall of Jim Crow Laws. No sign

from left: Point cloud by National Ecological Observatory Network/National Science Foundation/ Cooperative Support Agreement No.

As some of these stories point out, the threat of being buried alive is still a very terrifying and valid concern.


Unmarked graves at the Florida School for Boys in Marianna, Florida. (Picture from


Is America Ready?

Mystery black sarcophagus in Egypt cracked open despite warnings about curse

The African Burial Ground National Monument went up in New York in 2007, after an excavation discovered over 400 skeletons six years prior. recreation.gov



Photographed during the Civil War, this building in Alexandria, Virginia, housed a slave auction house during the antebellum period.

View image of Many people believe that plague pits, like the one here, are scattered throughout London

A view looking south of the Jebel Irhoud site in Morocco. Shannon McPherron, MPI EVA Leipzig

Medieval “Black Death” Was Airborne, Scientists Say

Poe's body lies beneath this monument in Baltimore. The death of the author is surrounded in mystery.

View image of Construction of the Underground at Westminster. Even Westminster Abbey's burial ground ...

Jacey Chalmers, whose father died from a heroin overdose, lives with her grandmother, in Martinsburg. Down the street is a couple with five adopted children ...


Coffin Of Young Girl Found Beneath San Francisco Home.

A page in The Slave's Friend, a children's book published by the American Anti-Slavery Society, explains the mechanism used to chain enslaved people ...


New remains discovered at site of famous Neanderthal 'flower burial'


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Sugar Land: Treat the Mass Grave of Black Prisoners Discovered in Texas With Respect | Opinion

Skeletons of a mother and child found in the Bedlam burial ground on the future site of a Crossrail ticket hall. (Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett)

It Was America's First English Colony. Then It Was Gone.

How Long Could You Survive In A Coffin If You Were Buried Alive?

Nuclear waste: keep out for 100,000 years

Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity

View image of Bunhill Fields, an overcrowded cemetery, was later re-landscaped as a public space

Bone samples from the site will be tested to try and find out where the Philistines

No 'lost tribes' or aliens: what ancient DNA reveals about American prehistory


Photograph of sketch of parts of a buried oil tank Buried ...

The Schuylkill Yards development area west of 30th Street Station includes the old Bulletin building.

To find the exact point and depth of underground water

Archaeologists have unearthed the first Philistine cemetery ever found, at Ashkelon in southern Israel.

An 1858 advertisement for the sale of slaves in the Natchez Daily Courier mentions the “Louisiana guarantee,” a nod to the state's more generous slave ...


In over 5's, 10,856 were tested, of which 6,743 were positive. They also carried out immunisations for under 5's on 8,351 children and 324 babies were born ...

This picture released on July 1, 2018, by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities shows

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Slave shackles in a display case at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

The Tombs at Mount Vernon


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Slave auction block early 19th century, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Steven Small Buried Alive

Zelda: Breath of the Wild guide: Sign of the Shadow shrine quest walkthrough (Sasa Kai shrine)

10 Symptoms of a Damaged Sewer Pipe

View image of Crossrail's archaeologists found 25 skeletons, victims of the 1348 Black Death

Hobart woman may have fed dismembered lover to neighbors at barbecue, been serial killer,

Graciela Pérez busca a su hija Milynali, quien el 14 de agosto de 2012 desapareció

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Volunteer archaeologists work in March 2017 to exhume bodies buried at the former First Baptist burial

GPR scan for oil tank

Signs of termite infestation

Roman gold coins discovered by archaeologist Joe Severn (pictured) that had been hidden 1,800 years ago (Image: Reuters)

Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity

Outdoor site photo showing the filler pipe for a buried oil storage tank or UST of