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#Hart Island

# hart-island - Monday 21 April, 2014

Irish families discover their past in hidden New York cemetery
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# Hart Island

Irish families discover their past in hidden New York cemetery

Apr 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 53,111 Views 14 Comments

There are many Irish among the one million buried souls in the forbidden island cemetery near the Bronx.

# hart-island - Saturday 12 April, 2014

One million bodies buried - and forgotten - in unmarked graves in New York cemetery
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One million bodies buried - and forgotten - in unmarked graves in New York cemetery

Apr 12th 2014, 9:45 AM 22,121 Views 22 Comments

“It’s very important not to disappear people. It’s not an acceptable thing to do in any culture.”