Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Commodore Perry's Funeral Car


In due time the ship "Lexington" was despatched to bring the remains of Oliver Hazard Perry to Newport, and on December 4th, 1826, the re-interment took place in the Common Burial Ground. 


Dorene from Ohio said...

What a treasure... I never, ever saw this before. Thanks for posting!

PalmsRV said...

Thanks, Dorene. I appreciate your comments!