Olivewood Cemetery, Houston, Texas 0502101256BW – Houston Picture

Olivewood Cemetery, Houston, Texas 0502101256BW

"Until the day breaks and all the shadows flee away"

Olivewood Cemetery is one of Houston’s oldest and the first for Houston’s freedmen after the Civil War.

www.houstontx.gov/hr/savvy/archive/fall05/fall05_cemetery…

Image published by Patrick Feller on 2010-05-03 13:46:22 and used under Creative Commons license.

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